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Australian dinosaur had natural ‘high-heel,’ researchers suggest

An Australian dinosaur appears to have walked on a natural kind of “high heel,” researchers suggest. Continue reading

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Germany to return ancient stone cross to Namibia

Germany’s culture minister says the country is returning to Namibia a centuries-old stone cross, even though it was originally of European origin, as a gesture of reconciliation. Continue reading

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2,000-year-old remains of nomadic ‘royal’ unearthed by Russian farmer includes ‘laughing man,’ haul of jewels and weapons

A farmer digging on his land in Russia discovered something unexpected: a 2,000-year-old burial mound containing the remains and artifacts of a nomadic royal — including a strange “laughing” man skull.  Continue reading

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Teenager finds prehistoric jaw bone of mastodon on Iowa farm: report

A teenager got a big surprise while looking for arrowheads on an Iowa farm. Continue reading

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Whitey Bulger letter detailing declining health up for auction: ‘In time I give it a year, it’s over’

A letter infamous Boston mob boss James “Whitey” Bulger wrote while in prison will go up for auction later this month. Continue reading

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600-year-old ‘world’s most mysterious text’ finally decoded by UK genius

A mysterious 600-year-old manuscript that has been deemed “unreadable” by the world’s top cryptographers has finally been deciphered. Continue reading

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Humans crawled through a cave 14,000 years ago. We can still see their perfectly preserved footprints.

About 14,000 years ago, a party of five barefoot people — two adults, one preteen and two children — walked and even crawled through a dark passageway in a cave, according to a new study that analyzed the hand- and footprints these individuals left beh… Continue reading

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Claude Monet haystack painting fetches record-breaking $110.7 million at auction

One of Claude Monet’s iconic paintings of haystacks fetched a record-breaking $110.7 million at an auction on Tuesday in New York. Continue reading

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5,000-year-old grave reveals mass murder of Bronze Age family

It may be one of the oldest cold cases, ever.  Continue reading

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230-year-old secret code is inscribed on a rock in France. Can you decipher it?

Do you fancy yourself a puzzler? Continue reading

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Earliest known Christian burial in England finally revealing its secrets

The tomb of an Anglo-Saxon prince has revealed treasures such as a decorated lyre, painted woodwork and a gold belt buckle. Continue reading

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French officials say centuries-old inscription on rock is a ‘mystery,’ offer reward to decipher it

Calling all history buffs: A French village is offering a reward to anyone who can decipher an unusual inscription on a centuries-old rock located on a nearby beach. Continue reading

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Grave of ancient Christian ‘prince’ reveals its treasures, is UK’s ‘King Tut’s tomb’

Archaeologists in the U.K. have revealed new details of the earliest Christian royal burial ever found in Britain, which they compared to the famous King King Tutankhamun’s tomb Continue reading

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Elephant Man’s unmarked grave discovered in the same cemetery as Jack the Ripper victims

An author in the U.K. has located the unmarked grave of Joseph Merrick, who is known as the Elephant Man, more than a century after his death. Continue reading

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5,000-year-old mass grave suggests importance of family in ancient cultures, research finds

A 5,000-year-old grave found in Poland was discovered to be filled with extended family members and appear to have been buried by someone who knew them, according to new research. Continue reading

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Missing piece of Stonehenge returned 60 years after it was removed during excavation

A missing piece of Stonehenge has been returned 60 years after it went missing during an archaeological excavation. Continue reading

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1,000-year-old psychedelic drug kit contains traces of cocaine, ayahuasca

You never know when your stash might be found. Continue reading

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Rare royal 30-carat Ana Maria pearl brooch set for auction in Geneva

A gorgeous and very rare Ana Maria pearl brooch-watch is set for auction next week in Geneva. Continue reading

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Amazing dino discovery: Fossil of tiny Tyrannosaurus rex ‘relative’ found

A tiny 3-foot-tall relative of the Tyrannosaurus rex has been discovered and named. Continue reading

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Incredible 4,500-year-old cemetery discovered near Egypt’s Giza pyramids

Archaeologists in Egypt have uncovered an ancient cemetery near the famous Giza pyramids just outside Cairo. Continue reading

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