New research reveals the economic importance of “wool dogs” to the Native American peoples of the Salish Sea.
Ancient site suggests early humans controlled fire and used plants to ward off insects.
Bird statuette, recovered from a refuse heap, more than doubles the age of the earliest known animal sculpture from East Asia.
Researchers use the DNA of currently-living Quebecois to help identify their ancestors.
Despite high-profile study, the ancestors of humans living today likely evolved in many places at once, say critics.
Tiny brainlike cell cultures called organoids offer clues about human evolution.
Recently uncovered archaeological evidence matches the Bible's account of Babylonian invasion 2,600 years ago.
Artifacts found in Idaho support theory that humans reached the Americas before a land route to Asia existed.
Nearly complete skull of Australopithecus anamensis found in Ethiopia.
A newly analyzed jawbone is the first confirmed Denisovan fossil found anywhere outside Siberia.
Drought-tolerant ingredients and local sourcing of brewing containers meant the beer could flow even in tough times.