In the age of space travel, an American explorer is preparing to cross the Pacific Ocean from South America to Australia using a reed boat built by Bolivian Aymara Indians.
The eyes of a visiting archaeologist lit up when he was shown the 10 tiny, rusty discs that had sat unnoticed in storage for two and a half years at a dig on a southern Japan island.
The public is getting a rare peek at first and early editions of some of William Shakespeare's most beloved plays.
Walking around Madison, Wisconsin, I suddenly felt a sharp pain in my leg.
Archeologists of the Khovd University have found a Turkic woman's burial site from Uzuur Gylan, Khovd aimag (the Western province of Mongolia) in April 2016, and the discovery was later named as the Uzuur Gylan findings.
The memories of bombs falling on the battleship USS Arizona were too painful for Raymond Haerry to ever return to Pearl Harbor, while he lived.
The nation's oldest park ranger on Friday was awarded a Congressional Record statement at the museum and national historic park where she works.
A new study finds that great apes show some key abilities to see the world from someone else's point of view -- a trait that once was considered uniquely human.
Brazilian scientists on Wednesday announced the discovery of what they say is the largest dinosaur ever found in South America's biggest country.
Ancient DNA has revealed the first inhabitants of Vanuatu and Tonga came from Asia, not other Oceanic populations as has long been assumed, a study published Tuesday found.