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Over the last few months we have gone through 30 of the worlds greatest mysteries but what we haven't covered are ancient mysteries. This list aims to put that right! Here are ten great unsolved mysteries of science. Do you have a theory that migh...
This brightly-coloured glass jewellery, believed to be from Ancient Egypt, has been found around the neck of a skeleton discovered in a 2,400-year-old burial mound.
By: Owen Jarus, LiveScience Contributor Published: 01/25/2013 08:00 AM EST on LiveScience Nearly 2,000 years ago, at a time when Egypt was under the control of the Roman Empire, a young woman with an elaborate hairstyle was laid to rest only yards aw...
From the earliest recorded peace treaty to ancient board games, discover 11 surprising facts about the Gift of the Nile.
By: Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 01/28/2013 03:22 PM EST on LiveScience Scientists have unearthed and dated some of the oldest stone hand axes on Earth.
New species of flightless dinosaur was less than a foot long and covered in feathers
White House Ancestral Pueblan ruins and wall with desert varnish. Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Arizona, USA,Part of a gallery of color pictures of USA by professional photographer QT Luong, available as prints or for licensing.