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4,300-Year-Old Painting Found in a Tomb Close to the Great Pyramid of Giza

Archaeologists say the tomb inside which the wall painting was found belonged to a priest
by Laura Sinpetru, July 16th, 2014
Ancient Celts Used to Wear Decorative Teeth, Evidence Indicates

Ancient Celts Used to Wear Decorative Teeth, Evidence Indicates

by Laura Sinpetru, July 15th, 2014
Archaeologist say that these folks were very much preoccupied with their looks
 

Down Syndrome Telltale Signs Documented in 1,500-Year-Old Skeleton

The skeleton was unearthed in 1989, researchers have only recently examined it closely
by Laura Sinpetru, July 14th, 2014
 

Skulls Found in Germany and Switzerland Were Likely Gifts for Lake Gods

The skulls date back to the Bronze Age, researchers say all of them came from children
by Laura Sinpetru, July 10th, 2014
 

Roman and Iron Age Coins Found in Cave in the UK

Historians estimate the gold and silver coins are over 2,000 years old
by Laura Sinpetru, July 7th, 2014
 

4,000-Year-Old Burial Site Complete with Gold Artifacts Found in Georgia

Archaeologists say two chariots with wooden wheels were also found at this site
by Laura Sinpetru, June 26th, 2014
6,200-Year-Old Parasite Egg Discovered in Mesopotamian Tomb

6,200-Year-Old Parasite Egg Discovered in Mesopotamian Tomb

by Laura Sinpetru, June 20th, 2014
Researchers say the egg is one of the earliest evidence of parasitic infection in humans
 

Gold Coin Carrying Emperor Nero's Image Discovered in the UK

The coin was unearthed by archaeologists digging at a site in Northern England
by Laura Sinpetru, June 20th, 2014
 

300-Year-Old Stradivarius Violin Expected to Sell for $10M (€7.37M)

The musical instrument will be sold at an action in New York City later this week
by Laura Sinpetru, June 11th, 2014
 

Prehistoric Bar Fights Might Have Shaped Our Ancestors' Faces

Our early ancestors evolved to have robust faces in order to be able to take a punch
by Laura Sinpetru, June 9th, 2014
 

Prehistoric Flying-Reptile Eggs Discovered in China

The eggs belong to a previously unknown species, are three-dimensionally preserved
by Laura Sinpetru, June 6th, 2014
 
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