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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
Easter Island's First Inhabitants Chiefly Ate Rats, Investigations Reveal

Easter Island's First Inhabitants Chiefly Ate Rats, Investigations Reveal

by Laura Sinpetru, September 26th, 2013
Surprisingly, these people ate very little seafood
 

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
Fossilized Human Leg Bone Found in Northern Britain Is over 10,000 Years Old

Fossilized Human Leg Bone Found in Northern Britain Is over 10,000 Years Old

by Laura Sinpetru, September 7th, 2013
Researchers say the bone is the oldest human remain ever discovered in these regions
 

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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