Legend stoked by massive building stones that make up some of the buildings.
Cats dominated the ancient world as much as they now dominate the internet.
The victims were not local and had to adapt to the local diet.
The marsh could hide further remains of the knight and his possessions.
The pliosaur was a more gentle relative of its large and fearsome cousins.
The burials are threatened to be destroyed by the sea.
The imposing Shigir Idol is 5.3 metres tall.
Multispectral imaging can help reveal long-lost ancient texts.
Archaeologists working at the site of Sphinx have proposed a new interpretations for the holes.
The mask was found in a grave with 14 children, women and men.
The monument is thought to have been burned as part of a spectacular fire ritual.
32 severed male heads were found amongst the remains of an ancient Aztec temple.
The hoard was buried to prevent it being stolen in 500 BCE, but the owner never returned.
The earliest ever Homo sapiens has been discovered in Morocco - here's what it tells us about our origins.
The earliest humans looked just like us, but their brains were quite different.