Leonardo da Vinci Portrait Found

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A medieval historian in Italy found what is believed to be a portrait, hidden beneath another painting, of Leonardo da Vinci. ...

Cleopatra Tomb Site Found?

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Cleopatra and Marc Anthony are likely buried together in one of three sites at an ancient temple, archeologists announced in Egypt recently. ...

Painted Egypt Coffins Unearthed

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Archeologists in Egypt have found 53 rock tombs containing well preserved mummies and painted coffins dating back as far as 4000 years. ...

The Louvre doors open

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The Louvre in Paris is hosting an exhibition by the Chinese artist Yan Pei-Ming, who has lived in Dijon in France since the early 1980s. As he hung his work – called “The Funerals of Mona Lisa” – we t ...

“Missing Link” Found

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A “missing link” found in Germany may be a key to human evolution – a nearly intact skeleton of 47-million-year old lemur like creature. ...