Polish 'vampires' weren't targeted for their status as immigrants, as previously thought, but instead probably had contracted cholera.
Two painted figures -- one man, one woman -- were found on the door frames of a chamber within a Greek tomb dating to Alexander the Great's reign in the late 4th century B.C. Continue reading â†’
The fragile skeletons may help researchers understand death rituals practiced during the last ice age in North America.
The skeletal remains were found in and outside a wooden coffin that was contained within a limestone grave. Continue reading â†’
A 6,500-year-old skeleton was found in the basement of the Penn Museum. See photos.
Archaeologists have found some of the most curious canine burials ever unearthed in Egypt.
A Viking burial in Norway contained the bodies of Viking masters and their slaves, who were probably beheaded and offered as grave gifts.