Did you know? The Nemi Ships were elaborate floating palaces built by Caligula in the 1st Century AD.
Did you know? That above Sotheby’s auction house is the oldest private sculpture on display outdoors in London.
Did you know? In Buckinghamshire, England is a network of tunnels that important 18th century aristocrats met to carry out mock-pagan rituals and orgies.
An international group of scientists reveals the mystery about the origin of gold
Archaeologists Discover Three Roman shipwrecks
Ancient barley took high road to China
6,000-year-old monument offers a tantalising glimpse of Britain’s neolithic civilisation
Human evolution was uneven and punctuated, suggests new research
‘Wooden shoe’ rather wear sneakers?
A sub-desert savanna spread across Madrid 14 million years ago
Professor publishes archaeological research on social inequality
Study settles prehistoric puzzle, confirms modern link of carbon dioxide & global warming
Ancient life form discovered in remote Tasmanian valley
Medieval treasure unearthed at the Abbey of Cluny
Archaeologists find earliest evidence of winemaking
7 Ancient Long Barrows in England
Premium Factual Documentary Channel Planet Knowledge Launches on Freeview & Smart TV
Dover Western Docks Revival makes Mammoth Discovery
Why did the Earth’s ancient oceans disappear?
Astronomers discover a star that would not die
Ink from ancient Egyptian papyri contains copper
Archaeologists uncover rare 2,000-year-old sundial during Roman theatre excavation
Finger and toe fossils belonged to tiny primates 45 million years ago
Young Archaeologists of the Year 2017 Announced – Cassie Bradshaw
Neolithic farmers coexisted with hunter-gatherers for centuries in Europe
Sasanian loom discovered in Northern Iraq
Mammals switched to daytime activity after dinosaur extinction
Science meets archaeology with discovery that dental X-rays reveal Vitamin D deficiency
Man’s earliest ancestors discovered in southern England
Height and weight evolved at different speeds in the bodies of our ancestors
How long have we believed in vampires?
‘Monster’ Planet Discovery Challenges Formation Theory
Dinosaur-killing asteroid impact cooled Earth’s climate more than previously thought
Pictish carving found in Perth and Kinross revealed
‘Bandit-masked’ feathered dinosaur hid from predators using multiple types of camouflage
Late Triassic terrestrial ecosystem changes
New research on the Caribbean’s largest concentration of indigenous pre-Columbian rock art
Oldest recorded solar eclipse helps date the Egyptian pharaohs
10 Roman Forts from Britannia
‘Mega-carnivore’ dinosaur roamed southern Africa 200 million years ago
Yellowstone spawned twin super-eruptions that altered global climate
6,000-year-old skull could be from the world’s earliest known tsunami victim
Crops evolving ten millennia before experts thought
Could Squirrel trade have contributed to England’s medieval leprosy outbreak?
Archaeologists uncover library of cuneiform tablets in Iraq’s Kurdish region
Earliest known marine navigation tool revealed with scanning technology
Deadly lead: how lead poisoning affected the Roman Empire
How Neanderthals influenced human genetics at the crossroads of Asia and Europe