Archaeology

More than 25 geoglyphs discovered in Peru, near Nazca

We all know about the lines of Nazca in Peru. Now, with the help of drones, archaeologists have discovered…

Oldest animal footprints discovered in China

Animal footprints dating back 541 million years have been discovered in China, making them the oldest on the planet,…

Falcon Mummy

The falcon mummy mystery finally solved

It took more than 2 thousand years for the mystery of the sarcophagus of the so-called falcon mummy to…

Máximo, the largest dinosaur ever discovered, to be exhibited at the Chicago Field Museum of Natural History

Máximo, the largest dinosaur discovered, will be exhibited in at the Field Museum of Natural History. The dino in…

There are no secret rooms in Tutankhamun’s tomb

Several ground penetrating radar studies have already been conducted around and on Tutankhamun’s tomb. Objective: to discover supposed hidden…

Scientists have identified possible Dead Sea manuscripts thanks to NASA

Fragments of a possible new manuscript of the Dead Sea Scrolls have been identified thanks to a technology specifically…

Massive human sacrifice site discovered in Peru

The remains of 140 children sacrificed in the 15th century during a mass ritual were exhumed in America, in…

The Shigir Idol is the oldest wooden sculpture in the world

When Russian gold miners encountered a giant wooden sculpture in 1894 north of Yekaterinburg in the so-called Shigir Moor,…

85,000-year-old fossil discovered in Saudi Arabia

An 85,000-year-old piece of phalanx, belonging to our ancestor Homo sapiens, was found in the desert of Saudi Arabia….

Asteroid impact triggered the rise of the dinosaurs

According to scientists, the era of the dinosaurs ended about 66 millions ago with the impact of a massive…

Scientists have found an 85,000-year-old fossil that may change history

An international group of archaeologists announced the discovery of a fossilized human finger bone about 85,000 years old in…

oldest foot imprints

Researchers have found the oldest human footprints in North America

Researchers have discovered some 13,000-year-old human footprints in Canada. This could explain how men populated this territory. At each discovery,…

Coffin Birth

Coffin birth: this woman gave birth after death

An ancient medieval grave found near Bologna, Italy, contained a pregnant woman injured in the head with a fetus…

Alien Skeleton Ata

Ata, the alien-looking skeleton is really just human

Researchers have been able to understand the unusual morphology of Ata, an  unusual “alien-looking” skeleton found in the Atacama…

Neanderthals

Neanderthals were compassionate beings contrary to popular belief

He has often been described as a brute compared to the modern human, but the reality would be much…

Prehistoric Shark Tooth

Fossilized tooth of a giant prehistoric shark discovered in Cuba

A fossilized tooth of 5.5 centimeters long and 4 centimeters wide, belonging to a giant prehistoric shark, was found…