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  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • September 30th, 2014

This 2,000-Year-Old Mummy's Brain Left Imprints on the Inside of His Skull

Researchers say the imprints were created by the blood vessels delivering oxygen and nutrients to the mummy's brain

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  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • September 26th, 2014

Gas Chambers Unearthed at Nazi Death Camp in Poland

This Nazi extermination camp, named Sobibór, was demolished back in 1943, not long after covered up by a road

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  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • September 23rd, 2014

Fashionable 4th Century BC Sculptures Stand Tall on Platform Sandals

The gorgeous female sculptures were not too long ago discovered in an Alexander the Great-era tomb in Greece

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  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • September 20th, 2014

Beetle-Shaped Ancient Egyptian Amulet Discovered in Southern Jordan

The amulet was found by a student who spotted it while walking around the site of several ancient copper factories

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  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • September 18th, 2014

70 Hair Extensions Adorn the Head of This 3,300-Year-Old Egyptian Woman

The woman's remains were not too long ago discovered in a cemetery at an archaeological site dubbed Amarna

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  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • September 17th, 2014

Three Ghost Ships Found Close to San Francisco’s Golden Gate Strait

Specialists with the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration say two of these vessel have been identified

  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • September 2nd, 2014
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1,500-Year-Old Papyrus Hailed as One of the Earliest Christian Charms

The papyrus fragment contains references to the Last Supper and manna from heaven

  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • September 2nd, 2014
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Over 39,000-Year-Old Engravings Could Be Neanderthal Cave Art

The engravings were not too long ago discovered in a cave in Gibraltar

  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • August 26th, 2014
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Previously Unknown Monuments Are Hidden Under Stonehenge

New evidence indicates there is more to Stonehenge and its surroundings than meets the eye

  • By Laura Sinpetru
  • August 13th, 2014
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Party Tray Unearthed at 2,000-Year-Old Cemetery Near the Nile River

Many other artifacts have been found at this archaeological site over the past few years

 
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