London's relentless building boom has dug up another chunk of the city's history — one with a surprise for scholars of Shakespearean theater.
A fossil skull found in Montana a decade ago by a retired physicist has officially been declared the head of a new species of dinosaur.
A Nazi gold train. The Amber Room. Claims of legendary Nazi-era finds have been surfacing of late—and, it's worth noting, not panning out—and Nazi nukes now join that list.
Divers frightened away by the many deaths at the wreck site of the SS Andrea Doria—16 people have lost their lives trying to explore it—can soon see what slumbers off Massachusetts...
Concealed beneath the false bottom of an enamelled mug was a woman’s gold ring and necklace inside canvas, the Auschwitz Museum reported on Tuesday.
In February 1493, Christopher Columbus described his historic journey of the previous year in a letter to the king and queen of Spain.
Scientists have added another dinosaur species to the prehistoric catalog, and this one was found in what is now Utah.
A Roman-era treasure trove has been retrieved thanks to two strokes of luck.
The bones of an ancient bison species that lived some 13,000 to 14,000 years ago have been discovered beneath the ground at Vero Beach, Florida, archaeologists announced.
Divers in the ancient Israeli port of Caesarea brought up items from the seabed last month, leading to the discovery of bronze statues, coins and other artifacts that went down wit...