Vessels from an ancient Egyptian mummification workshop in Saqqara are providing new insights into the chemical substances that were used to preserve human bodies.
‘Digital unwrapping’ shows that unopened 2,300-year-old mummy is showcase of ancient Egyptian beliefs.
The celebration of a Maya gardener highlights how we need to change our thinking for a sustainable world.
Violence and warfare were widespread in many Neolithic communities across Northwest Europe, a period associated with the adoption of farming, new research suggests.
New archaeogenetic data allow exciting insights into the social order of the Aegean Bronze Age.
DNA, historical reports, morphological data connect breadfruit to its history.
Hunnic peoples migrated westward across Eurasia, switched between farming and herding, and became violent raiders in response to severe drought in the Danube frontier provinces of the Roman empire,...
Half-shekel coin, the third of its kind, found in Jerusalem.
Striations and residue reflect harvesting methods.