Sometimes old friends give you a surprise. Russian archaeologists were conducting a routine examination of an old sabre unearthed seven years ago in Yaroslavl, when it turned out to be oldest crucible steel ...
A new study pinpoints the devastating effects of climate change on ancient Maya civilization, despite attempts to adapt to it.
Scientists are coming to grips with the superior grasping ability of humans and other primates throughout history.
New analysis of world-famous 3.46 billion-year-old rocks by researchers from The University of Western Australia is set to finally resolve a long-running evolutionary controversy.