A treasure trove of gold coins and jewels has been recovered from a 350-year-old shipwreck in the Bahamas and will be part of a new museum exhibition.
The Goths sacked Rome, but they also helped preserve Roman culture. Gothic architecture, Gothic fiction and Goth music evolved from references to the Goths.
A public dig in New Jersey uncovered a mass grave of Hessian soldiers who fought during the Revolutionary War.
Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered the remains of a cultic sun temple that dates to the fifth dynasty about 4,500 years ago.
While exploring off the coast of Israel, archaeologists unearthed a rare astrological bronze coin showing the Roman moon goddess Luna.
From the identity location of Cleopatra's tomb to the fate of the Ark of the Covenant, some historical mysteries may never be solved.
Siddhartha Gautama, better known as the Buddha, was a spiritual teacher who lived during the fifth and sixth centuries B.C. in India and founded the Buddhist religion.
Archaeologists have discovered a 2,600-year-old tomb buried at Abusir, Egypt belonging to a man of high status named "Wahibre-mery-Neith," a "commander of foreign mercenaries."
More than 11,000 years ago, children in what is now New Mexico splashed in muddy puddles made from sloth footprints, new research shows.
Archaeologists in Turkey have discovered what may be the palace of Hulagu Khan, the grandson of Genghis Khan.
Researchers in Poland have revealed that a mysterious pregnant mummy from ancient Egypt shows signs of cancer.
A woman in Norway discovered a large, gold Viking ring in a pile of cheap jewelry she bought in an online auction.
reference The Colosseum has a rich and fascinating history that spans from ancient Rome to present day