A 45,500-year-old warty pig drawing is the oldest known cave painting of an animal on record.
From violent attacks on politicians, to a raging fire, to explosions, to indiscriminate shooting, Washington D.C. has seen its share of darkness.
Today's winter solstice will boast the year's fewest hours of daylight for the Northern Hemisphere. Here's why.
The discovery of the world's oldest python fossils on record suggests that these snakes originated in Europe and probably lived alongside boas.
Archaeologists in Israel have found an ancient altar to Pan that was repurposed as a brick in a church wall.
A family pulling weeds in the garden discovered a hoard of gold coins featuring various British monarchs dating back to the 1400s.
The remnants of circular and rectangular villages dating to 1300 were discovered in the Amazon rainforest.
Ancient rock art of extinct ice age animals, handprints and patterns were found in the Amazon rainforest of Colombia.