A yearslong exploration of a tunnel sealed almost 2,000 years ago at the ancient city of Teotihuacan yielded thousands of relics and the discovery of three chambers that could hold more important finds, Mexican archaeologists said Wednesday.
Dans le Calvados, la fouille d’une nécropole datant de 4 500 ans avant notre ère a révélé de longs tumulus entourés de fossés. Un nouvel exemple de monumentalisme funéraire néolithique, représentatif de la culture de Passy.
By analysing DNA extracted from the petrous bones of skulls of ancient Europeans, scientists have identified that these peoples remained intolerant to lactose (natural sugar in the milk of mammals) for 5,000 years after they adopted agricultural...
Remains of a 750-year-old city, founded by the descendents of Genghis Khan, have been unearthed along the Volga River in Russia. Among the discoveries are two Christian temples one of which has stone carvings and fine ceramics.
The Idol is the oldest wooden statue in the world, estimated as having been constructed approximately 9,500 years ago, and preserved as if in a time capsule in a peat bog on the western fringe of Siberia.
Archaeologists have uncovered a haul of jewelry created by an ancient Thracian tribal group that was renowned for creating exquisite gold objects and then hiding them to protect them from invading enemies.