Teresa Virtuoso is more than used to digging up tombs. But when the archaeologist found the skeleton of a man who died while trying to escape the catastrophic eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD79, she couldn’t
For 800 years, they were celebrated as martyrs to their faith. Just one problem: The Cathars may never have existed - Los
They lived simple lives of austerity and abstinence and suffered horrifying deaths, cut down by marauding armies and burned at the stake as heretics — or so the legend goes. For their considerable pains,
Woollarawarre Bennelong’s grave could not be more underwhelming, given all the myth and drama attached to his short life as the most renowned and, perhaps, misunderstood Indigenous man in the first three
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When he retired, the ultra-conservative Pope Benedict XVI was expected to disappear from view, clearing the way for his liberal successor, Francis, to clean house in the notoriously corrupt Vatican. Instead,
Culture & History Peruvian archaeologists working in a 750-year-old city recently discovered something uniquely surprising about an already stunning find. When archaeologists recently excavated the ceremonial