12 March 2013, 02:11 PM ET
Burial ground, solar calendar or something more mysterious?
12 March 2013, 01:36 PM ET
Newly deciphered text tells part of the Jesus crucifixion story with apocryphal plot twists.
11 March 2013, 09:48 AM ET
Cardinal Angelo Scola, the 71-year-old archbishop of Milan, Italy, has already gained the support of some 40 cardinals.
10 March 2013, 11:11 AM ET
A young donkey was carefully buried more than 3,500 years ago with a copper bridle bit in its mouth and saddle bags on its back.
08 March 2013, 11:22 AM ET
The fishhooks were made of mammoth ivory probably used by ancient reindeer hunters to catch lake fish
08 March 2013, 10:58 AM ET
America plays Indiana Jones to conserve doomed temples and other treasures around the world.
07 March 2013, 07:19 AM ET
The burials spanned thousands of years, but changed once the Sahara desert expanded into the region
06 March 2013, 06:37 PM ET
Archaeologists have unearthed 20 Stone-Age skeletons in and around a rock shelter in Libya's Sahara desert
06 March 2013, 05:50 PM ET
A crystal uncovered in a British shipwreck could prove fabled Viking 'sunstones' really did exist.
06 March 2013, 02:36 PM ET
Short life spans in ancient southern Egypt.
05 March 2013, 07:16 PM ET
"To sail the Seven Seas" has meant different things to different cultures throughout history.
05 March 2013, 09:31 AM ET
An anatomical specimen is the oldest known in Europe.
04 March 2013, 06:58 PM ET
Psychoanalyzing a Medieval monarch.
01 March 2013, 10:58 AM ET
Rome's poor depended on a grain spurned by the wealthy as fit only for livestock.
28 February 2013, 09:04 AM ET
The heart of Richard I was preserved outside his body using Bible-inspired spices.
27 February 2013, 02:26 PM ET
The travels of Marco Polo from Venice to Asia opened up a whole new world to Europeans.
26 February 2013, 06:11 PM ET
Genomes and language provide clues on the origin of Homer's classic.
26 February 2013, 01:26 PM ET
Mysteriously, the shoes were stuffed in a jar 2,000 years ago, never to be found until now.
26 February 2013, 11:54 AM ET
One archaeologist lecturing this week believes so.
26 February 2013, 09:01 AM ET
The mostly children's shoes were discovered in a jar in a temple in Egypt.
25 February 2013, 12:45 PM ET
The dozens of sunken ships around Michigan's Thunder Bay might be threatened by a tiny menace: invasive mussels.
25 February 2013, 08:02 AM ET
Items from the co-discoverer of the DNA structure will be auctioned off by Heritage Auctions.
22 February 2013, 02:01 PM ET
A society of pueblo people built entire villages in the sides of cliffs in southwestern Colorado.
21 February 2013, 04:28 PM ET
Researchers say they've discovered a new literary convention in the first book of the Bible.
20 February 2013, 01:36 PM ET
The 2,200-year-old grave contained the warrior's skeleton holding a sword between his legs.