A skullcap and brain of a man from the 1200s shows how much more advanced medieval medicine was than thought.
They seem to be everywhere these days. But where do zombies come from?
The big toes, created between 950 to 710 B.C., were most comfortable when worn with sandals, volunteers discovered.
Children in colonial America met untimely ends from all sorts of odd things, from eating bad beans to the mysterious "failure to thrive."
Syphilis arrived in Europe centuries before the famous explorer Christopher Columbus even set sail for the New World.
Lost letters reveal in-fighting and cut-throat competition behind the discovery of DNA.
Researchers have exhumed the tomb of Giovanni de' Medici, one of the most celebrated mercenary soldiers of the Renaissance.
From secret drug tests to nuclear bombs set off in the atmosphere -- you'll wish you never knew, too.
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