Analysis reveals major cuts to the king's feet, ankles, and lower back, as well as multiple blows to his skull.
Sitting in the lotus position, the 1,000-year-old mummy fits within the statue perfectly.
The mummified body, which was covered in animal skin, was found in Mongolia. Continue reading
After being broken off during cleaning, inappropriate epoxy glue is now holding together the long, narrow beard on the famous mask of King Tut.
A text that may be the oldest copy of a gospel known to exist is set to be published.
A study of fecal matter from a medieval warlord -- the patron of the poet Dante Alighieri -- suggests he was poisoned with a deadly heart-stopping plant called foxglove. Continue reading →
The previously unknown queen is believed to have been the wife of Pharaoh Neferefre who ruled 4,500 years ago.
The remains of a child from more than 1,500 years ago were found among remains dating to the time when the Roman or Byzantine Empire ruled Egypt.
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