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Scientists uncover secrets of 12 Christian relics in Paris

Alexandre Gérard examines one of the apostle statues. Photo: AFPScientists in Paris are cracking the mystery of the 12 apostle statues that sat atop the Gothic marvel of Sainte-Chapelle in Paris for five centuries.Having lost their heads, been pulled from...

Miles of forgotten first world war trenches unearthed in England

Trenches at Larkhill are clearly visible through the chalk backfill. Photograph: © WYG/Wessex ArchaeologyVast extent of the fortifications surprises archaeologists who used new technology and the knowledge of local historiansThe full extent of the...