Scientists have conducted a thorough analysis of the ancient, mummified leg bones found in Queen Nefertari’s tomb.
Art experts in Australia have found a rare paper banknote from the Ming Dynasty of Imperial China hidden inside an antique wooden sculpture that was being prepared for auction.
Lucy’s tree-climbing activities can be read in her bones, according to a new study that used computed tomography scans of her skeletal remains to learn more about her ancient behav...
Archaeologists in England have discovered the remains of 48 victims of the Black Death in a mass grave, just the third such known site in the United Kingdom.
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A mysterious 3,000-year-old gold torc, described as one of the largest ever discovered, has been unearthed in the U.K.
Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered an ancient ‘city’ and cemetery once used by officials tasked with building royal tombs.
A bubbling flood of molasses that sent a towering wave of goo down the streets of Boston in 1919, catching everything from horses to humans in its sticky grasp, killing 21 people, ...
Archaeologists in Trondheim, Norway have unearthed the church where Viking King Olaf Haraldsson was first enshrined as a saint.
The discovery of a pair of fossilized skulls from dome-headed dinosaurs is shedding light on how these bizarre creatures called pachycephalosaurs evolved, researchers say.