Scientists say a single bear bone found in 1903 suggests humans inhabited the Emerald Isle some 2,500 years earlier than previously thought.
A new project has allocated more than $15 million to preserve and promote Göbekli Tepe, an 11,000-year-old Turkish monument believe to be the world’s first temple.
Human remains with both modern and primitive features have been discovered in Chinese caves and might represent a new evolutionary line.
The face of a teenager who died 7,500 years ago has been brought back to life through methods that combine forensics and art.
Excavations in Sweden revealed 8,000-year-old skulls impaled with stakes that might have been battle trophies or part of a complex burial ritual.