If the papyrus is authentic, the story behind how it came to the United States would be astounding.
Jihadists continue their campaign to destroy the treasured heritage site.
Archaeologists in Romania found double axes, short swords and spears, as well as bronze jewelry.
A bronze chair arm and a piece of a Greek board game are among the latest treasures raised from the site of the famous shipwreck Antikythera.
Hunter-gatherers ground oat grains into flour 32,000 years ago in a cave in Italy.
The remnants of ancient water wells, pearls and hairpins are proof that a group of villagers set up a settlement on top of an ancient Roman fort.
It's only the 7th-largest country in the European Union. But it's also the former home of the Roman Empire and today is littered with ancient artifacts of historical import and contains Vatican City. Does all of this add up to a "powerful" country?
The 4000-year-old leather roll contains depictions of divine and supernatural beings.
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