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WATCH: Step Inside This Mysterious Ancient Tomb

WATCH: Step Inside This Mysterious Ancient Tomb

Jacqueline Howard  02.11.2015
Ever wanted to peek inside an ancient tomb? Here's your chance, courtesy of a stunning digital reconstruction (above) of an elaborate tomb...
Giant Prehistoric Rodent's Titanic Teeth Weren't Just For Biting

Giant Prehistoric Rodent's Titanic Teeth Weren't Just For Biting

Jacqueline Howard  02. 5.2015
When scientists discovered the fossilized skull of a huge prehistoric rodent six years ago in Uruguay, they could tell right away that...
Prehistoric Woman's Heartbreaking Tale Revealed

Prehistoric Woman's Heartbreaking Tale Revealed

Ed Mazza  02. 5.2015
An ancient tragedy is shining new light on life in the Neolithic Era, as archaeologists have uncovered the remains of a woman who appears...
The World's Greatest Lost Treasures, Still Waiting To Be Found

The World's Greatest Lost Treasures, Still Waiting To Be Found

Ozy  01.29.2015
BY LAURA SECORUN PALET, OZY These days, thanks largely to Google Earth, it seems not an inch of this planet is left unexplored or a single...
Ancient Iceman Gives Scientists 'Big Surprise'

Ancient Iceman Gives Scientists 'Big Surprise'

Macrina Cooper-White  01.26.2015
Researchers in Italy announced this week that they had discovered a strange new tattoo on the ribcage of the 5,300-year-old mummy known...
Mystery Tomb Just Got A Lot More Mysterious

Mystery Tomb Just Got A Lot More Mysterious

Jacqueline Howard  01.21.2015
A lavish ancient tomb in northeastern Greece is a lot more crowded than previously thought. The three-chamber tomb, which dates back to...
Strange 'Magical' Amulet Has Scientists Buzzing

Strange 'Magical' Amulet Has Scientists Buzzing

David Freeman  01. 6.2015
A strange "magical" amulet dating back about 1,500 years has archaeologists buzzing. One side of the stone amulet, which was unearthed...
New Stonehenge Discovery Hailed As 'Most Important In 60 Years'

New Stonehenge Discovery Hailed As 'Most Important In 60 Years'

Macrina Cooper-White  12.19.2014
Archaeologists studying Stonehenge and its environs say they've unearthed the remnants of an untouched, ancient encampment that dates back...
Mystery Of Ancient Skeleton And His Dagger Is Finally Solved

Mystery Of Ancient Skeleton And His Dagger Is Finally Solved

Macrina Cooper-White  12.18.2014
Scientists have been trying to unravel the mystery of "Racton Man" since 1989, when the Bronze Age skeleton was found clutching an ornate...
Ancient Beads Linked To Boy King's Death Mask

Ancient Beads Linked To Boy King's Death Mask

Macrina Cooper-White  12.15.2014
After taking a new look at a pair of ancient cobalt beads, archaeologists now believe these Bronze Age artifacts may have been manufactured...
'Very Special' Stone Age Axe Discovered

'Very Special' Stone Age Axe Discovered

Macrina Cooper-White  11.29.2014
Archaeologists have unearthed an incredibly rare flint axe from the Stone Age that just may have been used in an ancient ritual. The 5,500-year-old...
Mysterious 'Spellbook' From Ancient Egypt Decoded

Mysterious 'Spellbook' From Ancient Egypt Decoded

Jacqueline Howard  11.25.2014
A mysterious ancient book written in an Egyptian language called Coptic has puzzled researchers ever since it was first found as part of...
Ruins On Seafloor Turn Out To Be Ancient Settlement

Ruins On Seafloor Turn Out To Be Ancient Settlement

Macrina Cooper-White  11.23.2014
Researchers knew there were ruins of some sort in shallow waters off the Greek island of Delos, assuming the structures were simply remnants...
Ancient Fortress Dates Back To Reign Of 'Bluetooth' King

Ancient Fortress Dates Back To Reign Of 'Bluetooth' King

Jacqueline Howard  11.20.2014
Archaeologists are one step closer to solving the mystery of the ancient Viking fortress found near the Danish city of Køge, about 30...