The skeleton of a girl buried face-down, meant as a punishment in the afterlife, is found by archaeologists in Italy.
A 6,500-year-old skeleton was found in the basement of the Penn Museum. See photos.
The fully intact skeleton is of a baby between seven and 10 months old, but it is not thought the child was the victim of any human sacrifice. Continue reading →
Bones in a golden casket in Germany belong to the casket's rightful occupant: Charlemagne, one of Europe's earliest and most successful monarchs, according to new research. Continue reading →