Teenage volunteers in Israel are helping archaeologists uncover the remains of a Byzantine monastery and church.
Tahitian myth, South African nicknames, and ancient Chinese and Hindu titles for lunar mansions are among the inspirations for the new names of 86 stars in the Earth’s night sky, astronomers said.
More than 1,800 years ago, an artist in ancient Egypt painted the portrait of a large-eyed woman wearing a red tunic — a painting that was found on the woman’s dead, mummified body.
Archaeologists have uncovered the graves of four children at an ancient site in Egypt.
Incredible pictures showing the capture of a famous German U-boat during World War II will go on auction in the U.K. this weekend.
Archaeologists have learned a great deal about “the Huarmey Queen” in the five years since they discovered the tomb El Castillo de Huarmey in Peru and found her body inside.