Here's how to see January's full moon, whether or not there is a clear night sky.
A toddler was buried with meal offerings and a pet dog about 2,000 years ago in what is now central France.
With the help of a priest, a medieval hoard containing silver coins and gold rings was found in Poland.
An excavation revealed a previously unknown church and inscription, possibly dating to Byzantine times.
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.