An earthquake nearly 3,000 years ago may be the culprit in the disappearance of one of China's ancient civilizations, new research suggests.
The research unexpectedly revealed that ancient Europeans started dairying thousands of years before they evolved genes to make the most of it.
A strange chunk of rock discovered in Russia more than 20 years ago appears to be a combination sundial and moondial from the Bronze Age.
Among the buried objects, one of the finest was a dagger with an intricately decorated wooden handle.
The tiny handiwork involved in making treasures found near Stonehenge likely involved the small fingers -- and strained eyes -- of children. Continue reading →
Analysis is underway to determine what kind of animal bones were used for the armor, but it was likely assembled with bones from elk, deer and horse. Continue reading →
Children's skulls found at the edges of Bronze Age settlements may have been a gruesome gift for the local lake gods.
Gold artifacts and possible human sacrifices were also discovered by archaeologists in the country of Georgia.
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