A trove of gold coins, bracelets, buckles and broaches are among the precious treasures retrieved from a 157-year-old shipwreck off the coast of South Carolina.
Canadian authorities have released sonar images that show the skeleton of one of the two ships lost during the Franklin Expedition.
A Phoenician trading ship dating to 700 B.C. is discovered off the island of Malta. The wreck is one of the oldest ever found in the Mediterranean Sea. Continue reading →
The ship sank during a bloody battle against a fleet from Denmark and the German city of Lübeck.
Still corked, the perfectly preserved stoneware bottle was produced in the early 1800s by Selters, one of the oldest mineral waters in Europe. Continue reading →
Archaeologists find a dwarf elephant tusk that's between 100,000 and 200,000 years old. Continue reading →
U.S. officials offered to help Spain in the court fight over the sunken treasure -- if Spain would only return the favor.