Our early ancestors probably created intricate artwork by firelight, an examination of 50 engraved stones unearthed in France has revealed.
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A scholar relates the story and implications of her remarkable discovery of fragments of a long-lost ancient Greek epic poem.
How modern European populations have evolved over the past 50,000 years.
Study finds evidence of local extinction and replacement even before Homo sapiens arrived.
Climate change was the primary cause of ancient camel's extinction, with archaic humans playing a possible role.
Analysis of mollusk shells reveals environmental changes in U.S. coastal communities around 4,000 years ago.
Resuming the archaeological season in the Egyptian Eastern Desert provides proof of Roman emerald mines.
Audiences get first-look at the long-awaited series trailer.