One of the most important archaeological discoveries in British history, the Sutton Hoo ship burial contained a hoard of Anglo-Saxon artifacts that transformed our understanding of the "Dark Ages."
Ernest Shackleton’s ill-fated ‘Endurance’ sunk 107 years ago near Antarctica, kicking off one of the most thrilling survival stories of all time.
Find out the real deal behind mummies, the truth behind the Sphinx's nose, and how King Tut probably met his end.
Roughly 1500 years ago, someone in Sicily suffered from intestinal worms. Here’s why researchers are excited about that.
Were they all executed criminals, or were some decapitated after death (possibly to prevent haunting)? Researchers aren’t sure.