The 31,000-year-old skeleton is believed to be the earliest known evidence of surgical intervention.
Archaeologists have unearthed the skeleton of a woman who was buried on a bed adorned with images of mermaids.
The skeletons, which were found among several hundred other bodies, had their heads placed between their legs.
Footage captured during an oil and gas expedition shows what looks like the remains of a truly enormous creature.
Scientists have discovered that one particularly hardy beetle has an almost indestructible exoskeleton.
A skeleton found buried on the banks of a river in Dublin has turned out to be more than 600 years old.
Antonieta Mora had been out gathering fruit when she captured footage of this bizarre skeleton-like insect.
Palaeontologists have revealed the discovery of one of the most significant Neanderthal skeletons in a decade.
Human remains dating back 10,000 years have helped to rewrite the history book on America's earliest settlers.
Archaeologists have confirmed the discovery of over 40 skeletons in shallow graves at a building site in England.
Archaeologists have discovered two skeletons wearing the head cones often depicted in ancient Egyptian art.
The Guardian XO is a fully working powered exosuit that enables the wearer to lift and move heavy loads.
The skeletons of two infants unearthed in Ecuador were found to be wearing helmets made from other skulls.
Two climbers ascending California's second-highest peak recently uncovered a decades-old mystery.
This brain-controlled exoskeleton has made it possible for a tetraplegic to take his first steps unaided.
Two warrior skeletons unearthed in Scotland had been buried together in a coffin alongside four other skulls.
Archaeologists in Russia have unearthed what is thought to be the remains of General Charles-Etienne Gudin.
Archaeologists have unearthed two skeletons with skulls exhibiting clear signs of artificial cranial deformation.
A shallow lake situated high up in the mountains of India is filled with skeletal remains dating back centuries.
Anthropologists have published the results of a new study in to two fossil skeletons found in South Africa.