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7:30 am on Thursday September 10, 2009

Investigators determine if remains found on USC campus date to Civil War (updated)

Image by Flickr user venusnaturalisImage by 20009010-civil.jpg Update September 10: The State reports that the bones found last month are believed to be the remains of cadavers used by the anatomy school in the late 1800s. Archaeologists discovered...
4:36 am on Sunday October 26, 2008

Drayton Hall digging for mystery walls

Image by Drayton HallImage by 20081026drayton.jpg The walls extending from the main building had been forgotten before the painting was uncovered -- but it's still not proof they ever did exist. The oldest preserved plantation house in America is...