Ancient cultures have always associated epilepsy with some religious intervention.
Indonesia may be the home of the oldest cave paintings of hunting bands found in the world. A section of the cave painting.Image credits Griffith University via Gizmodo. A new...
Researchers show how cultural changes in Africa over the past 10,000 years can be tracked using the size of eggshell beads.
One tiny piece of sandstone found in Jordan could be the world's oldest known chess piece ever found. Chess is believed to come from India from around 1,500 years ago....
The more things change, the more they stay the same: manipulation isn't a new concept, it's been around since the dawn of mankind.
Mongolia's "persistent" snow cover is threatened by climate change -- and with it, so is the traditional Mongolian lifestyle. Image credits: Taylor et al, 2019. Mongolia is the most sparsely...
The teeth were in perfect health when they were drilled for ornamentation purposes more than 8,000 years ago.
Traces of moss found in the ice tomb suggest that the prehistoric man roamed far and wide during his last days on Earth.
Neanderthal eagle necklaces are the oldest known ornaments in Europe.
It's a finding at the intersection of history and religion.
Lidar is proving its remarkable potential more and more.
The epic battlefield is littered with evidence of social organization at a grand scale.
Even in death, genes and burial customs have many stories to speak.
We’re all faulty.
Artificial cranial deformation is the practice of modifying the skull from infancy.
If Cleopatra was closeby, you'd probably smell her before you see her.
It's one of the first times this type of burial will be analyzed with novel equipment and techniques.