Study shows Chinese used ice paths to move heavy stones in the 15th and 16th centuries.
Washington Codex and Old Testament Gospels Displayed in Whistler's Peacock Room
Discoveries at a site in the Middle Rhône Valley reveal behaviorally flexible Neanderthals.
Artifacts raised from sea floor the largest group ever from Blackbeard's Queen Anne's Revenge.
The unique story of the archaeological excavation of a World War II extermination camp is revealed to the public.
Archaeologist's anticipate heavy lifting in expedition's final week.
Study suggests that no known ancient human species could be a candidate for the last common ancestor of Neanderthals and modern humans.
The second-century C.E. Roman military headquarters played its part during the formative years of Rabbinic Judaism and Christianity.
Study of world's first completely preserved hominid skull from the Early Pleistocene suggests a new way of looking at ancient human species.
Did the mysterious ancient humans known as the Denisovans successfully cross a deep marine barrier to interbreed with modern humans?
Bonobos and human children share a common emotional makeup, study suggests.
The over life-size bronze portrait of Tiberius from Herculaneum highlights the ongoing collaboration between the J. Paul Getty Museum and the Museo Archeologico Nazionale in Naples.
Some key ancient human migrations unlock the mystery of how today's modern Europeans arose.
Even more, scientists confirm first-ever finding of a fragment of the comet's core.
Scientists shed new light on the effects of tooth-wear and toothpick use among the famous Dmanisi hominins of 1.8 million years ago.
Two deep postholes indicate a major 17th century structure in early colonial Jamestown.
Archaeologists are removing multiple iron cannon and other objects from underwater concretion.