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Jun 4, 2014 11:51 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The oldest known pants, just discovered in China, were surprisingly stylish in addition to being functional. Continue reading →
Mar 10, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Showing large eyes and gaping mouths, 9,000-year-old limestone masks are the most ancient human portraits from Stone Age. Continue reading →
Mar 6, 2014 03:31 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A shocking war manual describes putting timed explosives onto birds and cats in order to 'set fire to a castle or city which you can't get at otherwise.' Continue reading →
Jan 8, 2014 04:50 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Famous last wishes -- including those of William Shakespeare and the privateer Sir Francis Drake -- are published online for the first time. Continue reading →
Nov 25, 2013 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Buddha's birthplace has been found and dated to the 6th century B.C., providing direct evidence for the nativity story of the Buddha himself. Continue reading →
Mar 6, 2013 04:48 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Which cardinals are on the short list to head the church -- and which are on the black list? ->
Jun 4, 2012 08:01 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
They seem to be everywhere these days. But where do zombies come from?
May 3, 2011 11:30 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Members of the U.S. Navy military special forces have a formidable weapon in their already impressive arsenal.
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