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April 27, 2018
Remains of 140 children found in Peru, pointing to world's largest ancient child sacrifice
April 27, 2018 - 7:57am
March 28, 2018
An aerial photo of one of the structures uncovered in a recent study of pre-Columbian archaeological sites in the Amazon. Photo courtesy of University of Exeter.
Archaeologists discover 81 ancient settlements in the Amazon
March 28, 2018 - 6:58am
March 15, 2018
Researchers work at the Olorgesaile prehistoric site in Kenya. MUST CREDIT: Smithsonian Human Origins Program.
Scientists find evidence of paint, complex tools and climate chaos at the dawn of humanity
March 15, 2018 - 4:08pm
March 13, 2018
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A fossilized tooth of a giant shark sat undisturbed at a secret location. Then it was stolen
March 13, 2018 - 5:42pm
February 22, 2018
The plutonium at Hierapolis, Turkey / Wikimedia Commons
Scientists discover the secret to ancient Roman 'Gate to Hell'
February 22, 2018 - 1:23pm
January 25, 2018
A view from below of Misliya Cave, on the western slopes of Mount Carmel in Israel. MUST CREDIT: Handout photo by Mina Weinstein-Evron/Haifa University
Scientists discover the oldest human fossils outside Africa
January 25, 2018 - 4:17pm
December 5, 2017
Burial sites found at Avery's Rest, a 17th-century plantation in Rehoboth, Delaware. MUST CREDIT: Donald E. Hurlbert/Smithsonian Institution.
An archaeological dig unearths one of the earliest slave remains in Delaware
December 5, 2017 - 1:41pm
September 29, 2014
Archaeology Day event at Mille Lacs Kathio
September 29, 2014 - 7:06pm
July 21, 2014
Archaeology presentation set for July 26
July 21, 2014 - 4:33pm
July 8, 2014
Hastings, Minn., resident Jim Lewanski, who digs up outhouses as a hobby, conducted two digs at the Old School Art Studio in Afton, Minn., where a variety of relics and artifacts were uncovered, including liquor bottles, glass medicine bottles, ceramic crocks, snuff jars, inkwells, a piece of a blackboard, a school desk leg, chamber pots and even a pig skeleton. (Submitted photo)
‘Outhouse archaeologists’: diggin' up a hole lotta ... history
July 8, 2014 - 9:52am