Belgian abbey revives its brewery with rediscovered medieval beer recipes
May 26, 2019, 3:50 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Grimbergen Abbey will use centuries-old books as inspiration to start brewing beer again after more than 200 years.
The Voynich Manuscript: What you need to know about the world's most mysterious book
May 15, 2019, 11:53 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The Voynich Manuscript, an illustrated codex from Medieval times, is a true head-scratcher.
15 weird medical treatments that we used to think worked
April 23, 2019, 8:13 a.m. by Cory Rosenberg
Mercury, bloodletting, radioactive water and even heroin are just some of the treatments doctors used to prescribe.
Ancient Guatemalans crafted massive sculptures using lightning and magnetism
April 22, 2019, 8:38 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Findings suggest that people knew about magnetism more than 2,000 years ago.
Archaeologists just discovered an ancient South American mystery religion
April 2, 2019, 6:36 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Artifacts uncovered at the bottom of Lake Titicaca show this religion pre-dated the Incas by 500 years.
Rare 'elixir of immortality' recovered from ancient Chinese tomb
March 5, 2019, 12:29 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The yellowish liquid, sealed within a bronze vessel, is believed to be more than 2,000 years old.
Deep layers of ancient human poop were found at the bottom of an Illinois lake
February 26, 2019, 10:57 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Archaeologists are using the poop strata to study the rise and fall of a once-great Native American civilization.