A new project catalogs 20,000 weird and wonderful objects lost in Amsterdam’s canals

The collection, 10 years in the making, shines a light on daily life in Amsterdam throughout history.


What can the left and right agree on? 'Indiana Jones' and dinosaurs, study finds.

When it comes to science, liberals and conservatives share interest in archaeology and paleontology.

Bones Found in Greece May Have Belonged to Teen Sacrificed to Zeus

The bones could be from a teen sacrificed thousands of years ago, archaeologists say.

This 3,000-Year-Old Lost World Was Dug Up in England

The lost world dates back to around 1,000 to 800 B.C.

NYC Will Return $1.1 Million Stolen Buddhist Relic to Pakistan

The carving, Buddhapada, depicts Buddha's footprints.

A Giant Sphere Was Found in Bosnia and Researchers Aren't Sure Where It Came From

This giant ball could be man-made... or not.


Cavemen From 400,000 Years Ago Ate Better Meals Than You Do

Put down that Hot Pocket and be ashamed.

Archaeologists Are Reconstructing Doggerland, an 8,000-Year-Old "Atlantis"

A window into prehistoric human life.

The Islamic State Is Destroying Thousands of Years of Cultural and Literary History

They're unleashing "catastrophic" damage on ancient history.


Archaeologists Have Unearthed a 6,000-Year-Old Mega-Temple Built by a Matriarchal Society

This may be one of the oldest "mega-structures" in known human history.

Archaeologists Have Discovered the "Titanic of the Ancient World" in Greece

This could be the start of something big.

Archaeologists Just Discovered the Proof That True Love Really Exists

And it came in the form of two 700-year-old skeletons.

Archaeologists Just Uncovered Massive Ancient Ruins Older Than the Pyramids

And it was under our noses the whole time.

Scientists Have Made a Mindblowing Discovery at Stonehenge

A surprisingly major discovery for an ancient monument.


Archaeologists Just Uncovered a Badass Viking Fort

This is the first to be unearthed in over 60 years.

A Prehistoric Village Was Just Found in Downtown Miami

And now begins the important battle to save it from becoming a movie theater.

Ancient Gateway to Hell Discovered in Turkey

Italian archaeologists in Pamukkale, Turkey have uncovered an ancient cave believed to be one of the entrances to Hell. Seriously.


The Buddhas of Aynak: The Afghan Cultural Site That the World Does Not Care About

The Buddhas of Aynak are a 2,500 year old treasure. A Chinese company will turn the site into a copper mine in just four weeks, destroying many artifacts.

Native American DNA Study is Misleading: Native Americans Are Not Russian

Racist ideals have produced more nonsense from academia about where American Indians came from.