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# Tomb

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# smelly
This really, really old piece of cheese has been found in Egypt
It is thought to date back more than 3,200 years.
# neolithic
6,000-year-old human remains found in Kerry
It is thought that these could be some of the earliest settlers in the south west.
# Tikrit
Saddam Hussein's tomb destroyed amid fighting... but his body might not be there
The tomb was levelled during heaving fighting for Tikrit.
# tomb raiders
The tomb of a mysterious Pharaoh queen has been unearthed in Egypt
Until now, the name of Khentakawess had been unknown.
# Winter Solstice
Large crowds gather at Newgrange, despite sun failing to shine
Hundreds gathered at the tomb this morning.
# Venezuela
Plan to put Chavez's body on display 'may be impossible'
The acting president of Venezuela said preparatory steps to put Hugo Chavez’s body on display should have been taken much earlier.
# Winter Solstice
The Newgrange lottery draw is now open, so how do you win?
This year could be your year to witness the incredible Winter Solstice display in the Neolithic tomb.
# Cairo
Pharaonic princess's tomb found near Cairo
Inscriptions on the four limestone pillars at the tomb indicate that the princess is the daughter of King Men Salbo.
# Ming
In pictures: Mummified human remains found in Ming Dynasty tomb
Archaeologists discovered the remains during an excavation in Nanchang city.