A team of scavengers discovered one of the oldest known shipwrecks, filled with tons of copper, entirely coincidentally.
The bone study suggests that pork BBQ goes back a long, long time.
It helps clarify the history of indigenous tattooing.
Neanderthals and their Denisovan cousins likely formed a new species, an A.I. says. That muddies human evolution even further.
This is the first temple known to be dedicated to the god.
There are too many ancient hand paintings with missing fingers for the whole thing to be a coincidence.
Ancient humans appear to have understood far more than typically given credit for.
The weapon has archaeologists rethinking America's earliest settlers.
“This will change our understanding of shipbuilding and seafaring in the ancient world.”
The extreme heat caused victims' brains to evaporate and crack their skulls.
It might even be displayed at the Smithsonian.
It's basically like Excalibur, but in real life.
It was discovered by treasure hunters, who promptly turned it over to experts.
Only the second known to exist.
Technology is taking archeologists into unexplored areas of humanity's past.
The discovery is one of the oldest samples of cheese ever found.