A California couple who found a $10 million trove of buried gold coins may not have been that lucky after all. The coins were likely stolen from the US Mint in 1900, according to a published source, and are thus government property.
During a remarkable scientific experiment, cells from a woolly mammoth that died over 28,000 years ago began displaying "signs of life."
"Fossil preparation was carried out, revealing the embryo's magnificent skeleton," Ma explained. "It's one of the best-preserved dinosaur embryos ever discovered," says the researcher.
New images reveal the beauty and artistry of archaic jewelry from the Denisovan race of early humans, which goes back 40,000 years. It’s made of polished green stone and was only worn on exceptional occasions by a highly prominent woman or child.
The unusual skull was first considered to belong to a horse, but further examination showed that it belongs to an undiscovered Earth species.
Archaeologists working in Mexico City's iconic Aztec "tower of skulls" have discovered a new section with 119 human remains.
Over 1,200 coins, as well as numerous lead weights, were unearthed, indicating that this was a commerce and commercial area.
The Great Pyramid is the ultimate wonder of the ancient world. Its stone blocks weigh a total of 6 million tons. Without today’s power tools and surveying equipment, how could Egyptian engineers build such a flawless tomb building for Kufu Pharaoh? Are
Multiple caverns in Bihar have delivered new and astonishing finds, confirming India’s claim to being the “world’s oldest civilisation.” This isn’t the first time India has been the focus of such research. The Padmanabhaswami temple and the Weerahhadra Temple are two of
Giants, according to legend, were giants so gigantic that when they walked, they caused the Earth to tremble. Archaeologists in Argedava, Romania, undertook an excavation in the 1940s in search of valuable items once owned by Dacian commander Burebista. The archaeologists were
During their second season of excavation at a Medieval castle in An, Castellón, Spain, archaeologists found a unique discovery. They discovered a 700-year-old sword in exceptional condition. The style implies it was made during the period of the War of the Two