A previously unknown Maya site in Tabasco, Mexico is the civilization's largest and oldest monumental structure on record.
The George Floyd protests against police brutality and systemic racism follow on the heels of many other significant protests that have changed the course of history.
A long-hidden diary written by a Nazi officer may point to the location of a treasure stash that includes more than 30 tons of buried gold.
RMS Titanic Inc., an official salvager of the Titanic shipwreck, will now be allowed to cut open the ship and remove its telegraph.
Excavators have already found the remains of about 60 mammoths and 15 pre-Hispanic indigenous people.
A highly detailed digital replica of the face of England's King Henry VII offers a glimpse of how the monarch may have looked in life.
It's not clear why ancient people dug up these chambers, but evidence suggests they used them in everyday life.
These spooky costumes may have been worn by some early modern physicians to ward off infection, but the history of plague medicine goes back much further.
Melting ice revealed a long-lost trail in Norway that was strewn with objects dating to the Viking Age.