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Jul 16, 2014 09:44 AM ET
Powerful things can often derive from simple principles, and this one's a doozy. It turns out the Egyptian pyramid builders were able to move the massive stones by greasing the sleds -- with water!
Jul 16, 2014 09:45 AM ET
With Israel and the Palestinians on the brink of war, Tara Long examines the age-old conflict between the two. What are they fighting about?
Jul 15, 2014 11:55 AM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
A sip of unpasteurized sheep or goat's milk may have spelled doom for a medieval Italian man.
Jul 11, 2014 03:50 PM ET // FoxNews.com/Science
The ship sank during a bloody battle against a fleet from Denmark and the German city of Lübeck.
Jul 16, 2014 09:22 AM ET
While the term "Jihad" in contemporary culture is often used within the context of terrorism, the word, to non-militant Muslims, means something vastly different. Tara explains.
Jun 24, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The World Heritage Committee inscribes six new properties and also approves extensions to some existing sites.
Jun 25, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
A 20th century without Hitler, the Internet or President Obama.
May 13, 2014 09:45 AM ET // Richard Farrell
More than five centuries after it sank, the famous vessel's resting place may be known.
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