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Aug 27, 2014 01:19 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
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 →
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 →
Nov 20, 2013 06:23 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
An ancient Egyptian statue turns in its locked museum display case. A new investigation shows why. Continue reading →
Nov 13, 2013 05:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Human-like beings before our species likely handcrafted sophisticated tools, suggests newly discovered prehistoric stone-tipped throwing spears found in Ethiopia. Continue reading →
Jun 24, 2013 07:03 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
An ancient Egyptian statue moves by itself in a British museum and is caught on camera. Continue reading →
Apr 10, 2013 04:28 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Three-dimensional scans of the Iceman's teeth show a number of painful conditions related to a Neolithic diet. ->
Nov 28, 2012 11:39 AM ET // Tim Wall
Starting around 2,250 years ago, the presence of people's poo painted a picture of human population changes around a northern Norwegian lake.