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 →
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 →
An ancient Egyptian statue turns in its locked museum display case. A new investigation shows why. Continue reading →
Human-like beings before our species likely handcrafted sophisticated tools, suggests newly discovered prehistoric stone-tipped throwing spears found in Ethiopia. Continue reading →
An ancient Egyptian statue moves by itself in a British museum and is caught on camera. Continue reading →
Three-dimensional scans of the Iceman's teeth show a number of painful conditions related to a Neolithic diet. ->
Starting around 2,250 years ago, the presence of people's poo painted a picture of human population changes around a northern Norwegian lake.