British scientists have discovered a new section of the wall at the Roman port of Ostia, suggesting the city was larger than previously thought.
Lubya, who was named after the wife of the Serbian reindeer herder that found her, has been described as the most complete preserved mammoth in the world.
Irish photographer Mike Sheil says he knew nothing about military history before he began taking photos of World War I battlefields.
Our fascination with mummies never gets old. Now the British Museum is using the latest technology to unwrap their ancient mysteries.
An extremely rare group of the oldest stone masks dating some 9,000-years-old, which originated in the Land of Israel, is on a display at the Israel Museum, Jerusalem.
New Viking discoveries never before seen in public go on show this week as the British Museum opens a major show on the famous pillagers.
Lost for centuries, a rare bronze statue of the Greek god Apollo has mysteriously resurfaced in the Gaza Strip, only to be seized by police and vanish almost immediately from […]
Scientists have discovered the earliest evidence of human footprints outside of Africa, on the Norfolk Coast in the East of England. The footprints are more than 800,000 years old and […]
Archaeologists working near the ancient settlement of Edfu, in southern Egypt, have uncovered a step pyramid that dates back about 4,600 years, predating the Great Pyramid of Giza by at […]
In the 1920s, an urgent call went out to the literati across the Middle East from Arab leaders in Jerusalem: Send us your books so that we may protect them […]