A 4,000-year-old Stone Age selfie has been unearthed from one of Britain’s spookiest areas.
The Egyptian discoveries include a plethora of human remains, numerous sheep or goats with puncture marks in the skulls, a cat, and even two headless crocodiles.
Archaeologists in Israel are unraveling the complex history of an ancient military fortification dating to the reigns of Kings Solomon and David.
A 2,400-year-old tomb filled with the skeletons of at least six people has been discovered in northern Iraq.
The ancient skeleton of a woman who lived near the storied city of Troy has given up the secrets of what killed her.
Standing nearly as tall as an elephant, the auroch grazed for 250,000 years until its extinction in 1627.
Starting in the spring of 1939, the Nazi regime systematically killed at least 200,000 mentally and physically disabled people at secretive euthanasia camps spread across the Reich...
Archaeologists have recreated an ancient burial site in virtual reality, to help them study hard-to-access locations at the so-called Plain of Jars site in Laos and the millennia-o...
British officials knew in advance that the Chinese government was likely preparing to kill student protesters at Tiananmen Square in 1989—and their intelligence didn’t come at the ...
A 90-year-old live grenade was discovered in an Israeli museum’s cupboard Thursday.