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  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • November 19th, 2014

Viking Fortress in Denmark Dates Back to the 10th Century

The fortress was discovered not too long ago, researchers exploring the site say it was built next to the open sea

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  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • November 14th, 2014

5,000-Year-Old Footprints Left Behind by Fishermen Found in Denmark

The footprints were found on an island, are the first of their kind to have until now been unearthed in this country

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  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • November 13th, 2014

Human Remains Found in 4th Century BC Tomb in Greece

Researchers expect the bone fragments will help them figure out whom this ancient tomb in Greece was built for

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  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • November 12th, 2014

1,000-Year-Old Tomb Discovered in Northern China

The tomb's ceiling shows images of stars and constellations, its wall are decorated with all sorts of paintings as well

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  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • November 11th, 2014

11,000-Year-Old Remains of Ice Age Infants Found in Alaska

The bodies are the youngest human remains from that era to have ever been discovered in North America

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  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • November 6th, 2014

2,000 Years Ago, Roman Boys Had Their Own YMCA, Sort Of

After reaching the age of 14, Roman boys living in Egypt were enrolled in a youth organization, historians claim

  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • October 18th, 2014
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Humongous Sphinx Emerges from Sand Dunes in California, US

Specialists are now busy reconstructing the sphinx, say it will probably go on display sometime next year

  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • October 17th, 2014
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4th Century BC Mosaic Shows Greek Queen of the Underworld Being Abducted

More precisely, the mosaic shows Persephone being dragged to the underworld by Hades, the god king of the underworld

  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • October 15th, 2014
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Ancient Princess Covered in Tattoos Used Cannabis to Dull the Pain of Cancer

The woman lived about 2,500 years ago, her remains were unearthed by a team of archaeologists back in 1993

  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • October 14th, 2014
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3,300-Year-Old Cult Complex Unearthed in Present-Day Israel

Archaeologists exploring the site have until now come across mask fragments, freakishly big jars, and animal bones

 
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