What you need to know about the new discovery in Australia that has global significance and changes the way we look at our history.
A family outing turned into a major archaeological discovery by one New Mexico 10-year-old who literally stumbled on a million-year-old dinosaur fossil.
Scientists are "very excited" to learn more about a baby tooth that only the most sophisticated DNA dating tech can analyze.
A 62-million- year-old partial skeleton discovered in New Mexico confirms that early primate ancestors preferred to dwell in trees.
Archeologists have just discovered a nearly complete bird, encased in fossilized tree sap, that has remained intact for almost 100 million years.
Researchers have discovered new fossils in Morocco that show the human species was around 100,000 years earlier than previously believed
The bones of ancient hunters unearthed in Morocco are the oldest known specimens of the human species, potentially pushing back the clock on the origin of modern Homo sapiens, scie...
Sea-dwelling mega-reptile the size of a Bus ruled the ancient oceans 130 million years ago, scientists discover
A sea-dwelling reptile the size of a bus has been identified for the first time from a giant fossil found in Russia.
Archaeologists have found the remains of a dinosaur that could reshape our understanding of the natural history of planet Earth.
Ancient rocks found in a remote stretch of Western Australia may contain the world's oldest known evidence of life on land, a new study finds.