Anthropologists have published the results of a new study in to two fossil skeletons found in South Africa.
Scientists have started to slowly unravel the mystery of three skeletons found buried in a massive granite coffin.
The unique device acts as a third limb, enabling soldiers to aim and fire heavier weapons during combat.
For the first time ever, South Africa's oldest known hominid skeleton has been unveiled to the public.
The skeletons, which include a one-year-old baby, were discovered by builders in Siberia 15 years ago.
Palaeontologists have unearthed the skeleton of a meat-eating dinosaur dating back over 76 million years.
The skeleton of a young Neanderthal has revealed that our brains did not develop at the same rate.
A recent archaeological dig near Guernsey has yielded something rather unexpected - a porpoise skeleton.
The well-preserved skeleton of Sa-Nakht, an ancient Egyptian pharaoh, shows clear evidence of gigantism.
The futuristic exoskeleton combat suit looks like something straight out of a science fiction movie.
Researchers have unveiled details of their latest findings at an important cave site in South Africa.
The specimen is the first near-complete dodo skeleton to go up for sale at auction in almost a century.
The bones of a castaway found on a Pacific island in the 1940s could be those of the famed aviator.
Divers have unearthed 2,000-year-old skeletal remains within the wreckage of a Roman-era cargo ship.
In a remarkable breakthrough, a brain training system has restored movement in eight paraplegic patients.
Diamond miners have found a shipwreck laden with gold after draining a lagoon on Africa’s Skeleton Coast.
Anthropologist Jeff Meldrum and his team have put together a life-size skeletal model of a Sasquatch.
The impressive and rare dinosaur skeleton is set to be sold at auction in the UK later this year.
Palaeontologists have successfully unearthed the most complete skeleton of a terror bird ever found.
Our species developed more fragile bones when our ancestors switched from hunting to agriculture.