How the Etruscans came to have a non-Indo-European language without being migrants from elsewhere remains a mystery.
The melting of Earth's polar ice is warping the planet's crust. Here's how that's linked to climate change.
A whale that was found belly-up on a New York beach likely died of injuries caused by interactions with people.
Amateur freedivers found a giant stash of gold coins dating to the fall of the Western Roman Empire.
A moderate solar storm is headed for Earth on September 27, 2021, with auroras predicted to light up the sky much further south than usual.
Despite the remoteness of the island, the parasites are even better than their hosts at surviving — a feat researchers believe was accomplished through superior flying skills.
An ancient Hebrew document created more than 1,000 years ago and stashed away in Cairo may unlock a secret of the Dead Sea Scrolls.
Using genetic data, a forensic artist rebuilt the faces of three ancient Egyptian mummies, revealing each individual's likely appearance as a 25-year-old.
New science from a stunning 2020 Hubble image illuminates the back story behind a shining loop of light.