Humans built these mystery circles from mammoth bones 20,000 years ago
March 19, 2020, 12:21 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
They may reveal how humans survived the Ice Age.
Unearthed 2,000-year-old Roman dagger restored to its former glory
March 9, 2020, 5:25 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The ancient weapon was discovered in Germany by a 19-year-old intern.
A centuries-old riddle in stone has finally been solved
March 2, 2020, 11:26 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
A contest to reveal the truth behind the mysterious inscription on a boulder in France produces 2 winners.
Australian Aboriginal tale might be the oldest story ever told
February 19, 2020, 1:11 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
New evidence suggests this same story has been passed on for 37,000 years.
7 bizarre and fantastic creatures from the Biodiversity Heritage Library
February 11, 2020, 8:51 a.m. by Lindsey Reynolds
With more than 150,000 illustrations of life here on Earth, this free, global library is full of hidden treasures.
We know more about how the victims of Vesuvius died — and it's grim
January 23, 2020, 7:25 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The volcanic eruption was so intense it turned this person's brain into glass.
Australian fires reveal ancient water system built long before the pyramids
January 22, 2020, 4:54 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
It took a catastrophe to uncover its full glory.
Gold bar found in Mexico City park was an Aztec treasure looted by conquistadors
January 11, 2020, 2:21 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The artifact was probably dropped by conquistadors as they fled from the city.
Climate change may have been the one thing Vikings truly feared
January 10, 2020, 1:59 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
They may have etched those fears in a famous, 5-ton granite slab.
What those beautiful glass prisms in the sidewalk are really for
January 10, 2020, 8:26 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Some cities are now restoring the lights for their historic and aesthetic value.
Could ancient stone circles have been conduits for lightning strikes?
December 23, 2019, 8:50 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
New evidence at the center of an ancient stone circle offers clues.