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Ancient City Unearthed in Northern Iraq

Archaeologists say the city reached its peak between 3,300 and 2,900 years ago
by Laura Sinpetru, October 2nd, 2013
Early Humans That Lived Some 420,000 Years Ago Used to Hunt Elephants

Early Humans That Lived Some 420,000 Years Ago Used to Hunt Elephants

by Laura Sinpetru, September 20th, 2013
The animals they tackled and killed weighed four times more than a family car
 

Lego Helps Restore 3,000-Year-Old Mummy Sarcophagus

The restoration was performed by archaeologists and an engineering student in England
by Laura Sinpetru, September 17th, 2013
Ancient Egypt Came into Being Both Later and Faster than Previously Assumed

Ancient Egypt Came into Being Both Later and Faster than Previously Assumed

by Laura Sinpetru, September 4th, 2013
Oxford researchers roll out a new timeline for the origin of ancient Egypt
 

Europeans May Have Been Eating Bacon, Pork Chops and Ham Since 4,600 BC

Evidence suggests our ancestors domesticated pigs 500 years earlier than believed
by Laura Sinpetru, August 28th, 2013
 

Roman Goblet Changes Color Depending on Whether It's Lit from Behind or the Front

Specialists say this is because the goblet is impregnated with silver and gold particles
by Laura Sinpetru, August 27th, 2013
 
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