Symbols, amulets and other talismans from around the globe.
Archaeologists working on the famed Terra Cotta Army in China now believe their lifelike appearance could have been modeled on ancient Greek sculptures.
The discovery of a 3,100-year-old skeleton of a teenage boy at a mountaintop altar to the Greek god Zeus might confirm ancient legends of human sacrifice.
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.
Researchers have deciphered minute inscriptions on the 2,000-year-old Antikythera device that indicate it may have been used as more than an astronomical calculator.
From an ancient Sumerian bulwark to the Berlin Wall, here are seven of history’s most influential manmade barriers.
Much like at Pompeii, archaeologists uncovering the ancient Greek city of Selinunte have found a once-thriving metropolis frozen in time.
The warrior lived some 3,500 years ago in Greece, right around the dawn of European civilization.
A team of Swiss and Greek archaeologists has discovered the remains of a 4,000-year-old city, submerged just a few meters beneath the surface of the Aegean Sea.