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“Italy”

May 4, 2016 03:30 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Da Vinci's newly identified family tree might help in finding Leonardo's DNA.
Apr 12, 2016 07:43 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A forensic search identifies direct descendants of the Renaissance genius. And researchers hint there are some surprising names.
Mar 31, 2016 10:28 AM ET // Amanda Onion
A third of residents in a remote Italian village are over 100. Researchers aim to learn their secret.
Mar 28, 2016 12:55 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The 2000-year-old pottery featured a red coating that prevented food from sticking to the pan.
Mar 10, 2016 10:21 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A super-eruption in Italy 39,000 years ago spewed a volume of ash and debris equivalent to eight Mt Everest's into the air.
Feb 29, 2016 03:10 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A routine dusting yields an eye-to-eye view of Michelangelo's masterpiece.
Dec 11, 2015 03:22 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The second-century ship contained thousands of jars containing the ketchup of the ancient Romans -- a fish-based seasoning known as garum.
Dec 4, 2015 04:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Finding an undisturbed Etruscan tomb is an extremely rare event that has the potential to reveal more about one of the ancient world's most fascinating and mysterious cultures.
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