A staggering collection of ice age artefacts from museums across Europe will showcase the explosion of technical and imaginative skill that experts say marked the
A study dating the age of more than 1 million single-letter variations in the human DNA code reveals that most of these mutations are of
Skeletal remains in an island cave in Favignana, Italy, reveal that modern humans first settled in Sicily around the time of the last ice age
Ancient humans used complex hunting techniques to ambush and kill antelopes, gazelles, wildebeest and other large animals at least two million years ago. The discovery
Skeletons point to Columbus voyage for syphilis origins. Skeletons don't lie. But sometimes they may mislead, as in the case of bones that reputedly showed
Isaac Newton’s own annotated copy of his Principia Mathematica is among his notebooks and manuscripts being made available online by Cambridge University Library.
Dietary change led to the appearance of modern humans in the Middle East 400,000 years ago, say TAU researchers Elephants have long been known to
Staff in Wessex Archaeology's Salisbury office are taking part in a pilot project entitled 'Operation Nightingale' to explore the potential of using archaeology as a
An international team of archaeologists is reporting 77,000-year-old evidence for preserved plant bedding and the use of insect-repelling plants in a rock shelter in South
National Archaeological Museum of Parma (Palace of Pillotta) will hold a conference to present the public with interesting news emerged from the study of the
Three historians from the University of Bristol are celebrating success in the Fraenkel Prize in Contemporary History, awarded by the Wiener Library, London.
Two University of Bristol archaeologists are part of EUROTAST, a new European-funded network which will bring together an unprecedented range of young researchers to examine
The European Commission launched a public consultation on ways to improve the safe-keeping of cultural goods and the return between Member States of national treasures
Bones contained entirely within the skin of some of the largest dinosaurs on Earth might have stored vital minerals to help the massive creatures survive
The University of Bradford has secured almost £750K to safeguard skeletons from world-renowned collections based in Bradford and London.
For over 100 year his grave has been a Mecca for admirers of the Irish playwright and author who wish to honor and remember this
Heritage Daily, Mound of the Hostages, Hill of Tara, County Meath, Ireland, Archaeology, Jimmy Deenihan
The National Monuments Service of Ireland over the summer completed a major investigation of the island monastic site of Skellig Michael which has cast further
The Qurta rock art - a series of carved images of birds, animals and some human figures - is at least 15,000 years old, according
Scientists have produced amazing three-dimensional images of a prehistoric mite as it hitched a ride on the back of a 50 million-year-old spider.
Bonn archeologists discover a huge ancient Greek commercial area on Sicily.
Operation Nightingale comes to Folkestone: A group of injured soldiers learn the skills of archaeology at Folkestone Roman villa as part of their physical rehabilitation.