Archaeologists have discovered a Bronze Age cemetery at a ritual site on the Welsh island of Anglesey.
WASHINGTON — Antarctica is a harsh and unforgiving place; with 99 percent of the continent covered in ice, it is the coldest and windiest spot on Earth, and few living things can s...
Workers installing solar panels at a waste water treatment plant in Scotland have uncovered a fascinating piece of World War II military history.
Archaeologists from Yale and the Royal Museum of Art and History in Belgium have discovered the earliest-known ‘billboard-sized’ hieroglyphs in the ancient Egyptian city of Elkab.
Researchers from Yale University have discovered what is believed to be the earliest monumental hieroglyphs, dating back around 5,200 years
A 3,400-year-old tomb holding the remains of more than a dozen possibly mummified people has been discovered on Sai Island, along the Nile River in northern Sudan.
According to a new study, dinosaurs may may become the dominant species on the planet thanks to volcanoes.
Thirteen human bones discovered on a Pacific island three years after Amelia Earhart disappeared were subsequently lost.
Think losing a toe in ancient Egypt meant you'd be forever without one?
Using the forgotten 1859 New Zealand diaries of 19th century geologist Ferdinand von Hochstetter and maps he made during that time period, forensic cartographers Rex Bunn and Sasch...