Wood from the foundation of a 2,000-year-old building in Rome traced to a mountain forest in what is now France.
The disease disappeared, but Anne Boleyn's ghost still walks the bloody tower.
New data sheds light on the impact of an ancient drought.
Recently uncovered archaeological evidence matches the Bible's account of Babylonian invasion 2,600 years ago.
Doing dangerous things in pursuit of new knowledge was par for the course for this Prussian polymath, born 250 years ago this month.
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.
Fossils from 50,000-67,000 years ago represent Homo luzonensis, discovered in a cave on the island of Luzon.
New tools are creating a trend in archaeology research: excavation without digging.