Scientists have analyzed genetic material from a tooth of an ancient human ancestor that lived 800,000 years ago.
Scientists have been attempting to solve the 1,400-year-old mystery of Japan's 'pheasant tail' sky phenomenon.
Scientists have discovered the capital of an ancient Maya kingdom in the back yard of a cattle rancher.
A new study has revealed that our ancestors mated with a mysterious unknown population of ancient humans.
An ancient Egyptian board game may have evolved into a conduit through which to contact the other side.
The voice of an ancient Egyptian man who died 3,000 years ago has been recreated for the first time.
A clay tablet has been found to depict a demon that the ancient Assyrians believed was responsible for seizures.
Far from being the stuff of fiction, the warrior women of ancient Greek lore may have been the real deal.
One of our ancient ancestors held on for so long that it was still around when modern humans arrived on the scene.
The stone table was found within an ancient temple unearthed approximately 20km west of Jerusalem.
Archaeologists have discovered two skeletons wearing the head cones often depicted in ancient Egyptian art.
The Fox News host made some interesting comments during a recent interview on an 'Ancient Aliens' episode.
The skeletons of two infants unearthed in Ecuador were found to be wearing helmets made from other skulls.
New CT scans of an ancient mummified cat dating back 2,500 years have revealed something rather unexpected.
Archaeologists have discovered the remains of what is thought to be one of the oldest books ever written.
Archaeologists have announced the discovery of the lost city of Mahendraparvata deep in the Cambodian jungle.
Archaeologists have announced the discovery of an ancient temple linked to the pharaoh Ptolemy IV.
Archaeologists have made multiple discoveries within the submerged ruins of the Egyptian city of Heracleion.
The ancient sculpture of King Tutankhamun went up for auction this week despite concerns over its legality.
Modern forensic techniques have been applied to an ancient fractured skull found in a cave in Romania.