Arches and walls have crumbled to the ground at the ancient city that was covered in volcanic ash. Continue reading →
An ancient Roman gladiator school has been discovered in Austria, complete with cell blocks, a training arena and a bath complex.
As the historical action movie 'Pompeii,' opens we list 10 surprising things about ancient Romans you probably didn't know.
A trove of skulls and other body parts unearthed in the heart of London may have once belonged to Roman gladiators.
Scientists have confirmed the bacteria that caused the plague pandemic 1,500 years ago. Continue reading →
A new look at a cache of baby bones discovered in Britain is altering assumptions about why ancient Romans committed infanticide.
The gory remains may have belonged to defeated gladiators or victims of Roman headhunting. Continue reading →
One of the eggshells found under the floor at Sardis was amazingly still intact when excavators lifted the lid on the container last summer.
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