In a place once defined by the presence of an infamous psychiatric hospital, life goes on
June 16, 2018, 10:06 a.m. by Josh Lew
The Georgia Lunatic Asylum grew quickly to become the world's largest insane asylum. Now, it sits empty.
Historic ghost town for sale comes with acreage, spirit of Old West
June 12, 2018, 12 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Cerro Gordo in California includes 22 structures, 300 acres and plenty of quiet.
Excavations at Pompeii reveal unlucky victim crushed by giant rock
May 30, 2018, 1:08 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Archaeologists studying the nearly 2,000-year-old remains say the man was likely fleeing the eruption of Mount Vesuvius when the boulder struck.
Researchers discover Europe's oldest tree — and it's still growing
May 27, 2018, 1:23 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The ancient pine, discovered high in the mountains of Italy's Pollino National Park, is alive and well at 1,230 years old.
Shipwreck laden with billions in treasure discovered off Colombia
May 24, 2018, 10:24 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
An estimated $17 billion in gold, silver, and emeralds was lost when the San José sank during a battle in 1708.
Tour guide wanted for prehistoric wonder in Scotland
April 30, 2018, 1:48 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Jarlshof, an archaeological site in Shetland, Scotland, is looking for a storyteller to guide its visitors back thousands of years.
4 historic venues that will serve as a backdrop for the royal wedding
April 20, 2018, 3:51 p.m. by Josh Lew
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be wed on May 19.
Asteroid with a 13-mile-high mountain is now visible to the naked eye
11 things humans do that dogs hate
12 things you may not know about Otzi the Iceman
12 plants that repel unwanted insects
What's that sound? 7 wildlife calls you might hear in your backyard
Kilauea's eruptions drive metamorphosis of Halemaumau Crater