Archaeologists unearth 5,000-year-old 'third-gender' caveman...
Caveman was buried like a woman, leading scientists to question his sexual orientation.
Builders stumble across ice age 'graveyard' filled with...
Mammoths, mastodons and a giant ground sloth were all discovered at the bottom of a drained reservoir near Aspen ski resort in Colorado's Rocky Mountains.
Even bigger bones found at Snowmass mammoth site
Egyptian papyrus found in ancient Irish bog
The papyrus in the lining of the Egyptian-style leather cover of the 1,200-year-old manuscript, "potentially represents the first tangible connection between early Irish Christianity and the Middle Eastern Coptic Church", the Museum said.
Greeks 'discover Odysseus' palace in Ithaca, proving Homer's...
An 8th BC century palace which Greek archaeologists claim was the home of Odysseus has been discovered in Ithaca, fuelling theories that the hero of Homer's epic poem was real.
Ancient stones older than Stonehenge discovered on Dartmoor...
Ancient stones which are thought to be 1,000 years older than Stonehenge have been discovered in Dartmoor.
Ladbyskibet - A Viking Chieftain Burial - Viking Denmark...
Day the Vikings got their comeuppance
They were notorious for their ruthless attacks on England but the Vikings were also victims of Anglo-Saxon barbarism, new archaeological evidence from Dorset has revealed.
Prehistoric Time (till 1050AD) - Nationalmuseet
Da Vinci's Huge Horse Statue Proven Feasible : DNews
Da Vinci's huge horse statue proven feasible. Learn more about Da Vinci's huge horse statue being feasible in this article.
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A 600-year-old pharmacy started by Florentine monks is now a trendy global marketer of perfumes and medieval elixirs
Fiery European Festivals
Today, we have two stories of fiery festivals in Europe, Up Helly Aa, a fire festival celebrated for over 130 years now in Scotland's Shetland islands, and the even older Feast of Saint Anthony the Great, in San Bartolome de Pinares, Spain, where res...