Rongorongo system of writing emerged independently of all others in the world.
Scythians were fond of horses, fighting, gold and getting high on hemp seeds.
A new study suggests there is a relationship between earthquakes and the culture of Ancient Greece.
The team used cutting-edge technology to identify the prehistoric artwork.
The 'code' is actually Latin shorthand and the book is missing an index, historian finds.
A microbial war waged on the document's surface left purple stains from the loser.
The landscape by the Humber River is one of constant change over millennia.
Where did the fateful rendezvous happen?
All of the children interred were less than 4 years old.
The coins were concealed in a defensive gate tower in Człuchów castle.
Italian scientists will put to rest at last the controversy over Pliny the Elder's remains.
The sea dragon, which is believed to have pre-dated dinosaurs, was pregnant at the time of its death.
Bellerophon, Pegasus, the Chimaera, Hercules, centaurs and Cupid all feature in this unprecedented discovery.
Researchers, who discovered fossil, say the footprints have 'an unmistakably human-like form'.
Enormous squares, octagons and circles dot the landscape between the Amazonian forests.