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Archaeologists opened a mysterious black sarcophagus found in Egypt — and they discovered a gruesome scene
Archaeologists in Egypt pried open a mysterious, 2,000-year-old sarcophagus found in the port city of Alexandria earlier this month. They found a gruesome scene inside.
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Archaeologists found the remains of 140 children in a 550-year-old mass grave in Peru — perhaps the largest child sacrifice in human history
Archaeologists uncovered what they say could be the largest child sacrifice in human history in Peru. The 550-year old remains were part of the Chimú Empire.
Scientists discovered a fossil of a giant penguin with a body length of around 150 centimetres.
Archaeologists found an astonishing site in the Brazilian jungle that may have housed over a million people — and it could change everything we...
The Amazon could have supported highly-complex civilizations previously unknown to archaeology.
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Scientists have pinpointed when the first cave paintings were made — and it means Neanderthals were more advanced than they thought
Long before "modern" humans reached Europe, our Neanderthal cousins were creating cultural objects and painting animals in caves in Spain.
Scientists have discovered the world’s largest underwater cave — and it’s home to a treasure trove of ancient artifacts
The Sac Aktun cave system was recently found to be over 200 miles long. It holds artifacts stretching back 15,000 years, including remains from the Ice Age.
Archaeologists found thousands of hidden structures in the Guatemalan jungle — and it could re-write human history
Using state of the art laser technology, archaeologists found 60,000 Mayan structures buried under the remote Guatemalan jungle.
Humans first started migrating from Africa to Asia 120,000 years ago, recent discoveries have found. These early migrants interbred with other hominin species.