Unique Tomb Found in Denmark Contains Remains of Viking Power Couple
June 28, 2016

Archaeologists in southwest Denmark have discovered a tomb in a Viking burial ground containing the rare remains of a man and woman of high social status. Read More

Skeletons Found in Ancient Shop Near Pompeii
June 27, 2016

Archaeologists have discovered four human skeletons in the ruins of an ancient workshop near Pompeii, where they were buried by volcanic ash nearly 2,000 years ago. Read More

The History Behind Brexit
June 24, 2016

The often-rocky relationship between Britain and the European Union stretches back nearly half a century. Read More

10 Things You May Not Know About Babe Didrikson Zaharias
June 24, 2016

Explore 10 fascinating facts about the multi-sport titan that the Associated Press once named the “Woman Athlete of the Half Century.” Read More

Vietnam War Helicopter Pilot to Receive Medal of Honor
June 23, 2016

Vietnam veteran Charles Kettles will be awarded the Medal of Honor next month for his heroic actions as a helicopter pilot nearly 50 years ago. Read More

When Stalin Was Caught Napping
June 22, 2016

Even as millions of Nazi troops massed on his border, Soviet leader Joseph Stalin remained convinced that Adolf Hitler wouldn’t betray him. Read More

Remains of Ancient Greek Naval Base Discovered Near Athens
June 22, 2016

A team of marine archaeologists has discovered the remains of a formidable ancient Greek naval base, estimated to be some 2,500 years old, off the coast of Athens. Read More

Harvard Professor Concedes “Gospel of Jesus’s Wife” Likely Fake
June 21, 2016

In light of new evidence, a Harvard professor who revealed a controversial papyrus fragment suggesting Jesus was married now admits that it is likely a modern forgery. Read More

Archaeologists Discover Possible Homo Erectus Footprints in East Africa
June 17, 2016

Italian and Eritrean researchers have uncovered fossilized footprints they believe were left by the human ancestor Homo erectus some 800,000 years ago. Read More

Massive Structure Found Buried in Sands of Petra
June 16, 2016

Satellite imagery and drones have revealed an enormous man-made stone structure “hiding in plain sight” at the ancient city of Petra. Read More