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Archaeologists discovered 30 ancient sarcophagi in Egypt with perfectly preserved mummies...

egypt coffin mummyREUTERS/Mohamed Abd El GhanyArchaeologists in Egypt just unearthed 30 ancient wooden coffins and opened them to reveal perfectly preserved mummies inside.A dig...

Forests of German myth under physical attack from drought and heat

HAINICH, Germany — As forester Dirk Fritzlar walks through thick woodland on a sunny September morning, it starts to “rain” spruce needles.“It is not...

Egypt unveils biggest ancient coffin find in over a century

Painted ancient coffins are seen at Al-Asasif necropolis, unveiled by Egyptian antiquities officials in the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt October 19,...

Egypt court hands out 6 death sentences on terror charges

CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court has sentenced six people to death on terror-related charges for carrying out a militant attack outside a hotel...

Mayan mystery: How 1,000-year-old 'untouched' cave discovery left archaeologist speechless

The Mayans were a civilisation known for their architecture, mathematics and astronomical beliefs, who date back to as far as 2000BC, with many of...

Climate change endangers Scotland's archaeological treasures

ORKNEY, Scotland (Reuters) - Ancient British structures older than the pyramids are being threatened by climate change, experts have warned, as rising sea levels,...

A new study reveals how the last woolly mammoths died out...

Ice_age_fauna_of_northern_Spain_ _Mauricio_AntónMauricio Antón/Wikimedia CommonsA remote island in the Arctic ocean northeast of Siberia was identified as the resting place of the world's last woolly...

Someone Beat Minecraft Without Mining Any Blocks

Minecraft is a game where you sometimes mine stuff and sometimes craft stuff. But one player decided to skip the whole mining bit of...

Watch this Minecraft player beat the game without mining a single...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c_O5VLmv2roMinecraft's name suggests it is, at its core, about two things: breaking blocks and building stuff. But one player has shown you don't need...

Egypt: How 3,000-year-old ‘confession’ scroll exposed ancient tomb secrets

The papers, known as the Amherst Papyrus, date back to 1100BC and are part of original court records dealing with tomb robberies under Ramses IX. It reveals...

Mayan mystery solved: 'Largest pyramid in world' discovered hiding below Guatemala...

El Mirador is a pre-Columbian Mayan settlement, located to the north of El Peten in Guatemala, first photographed from the air in 1930, but its...

Cruises: Britain’s favourite cruise destination revealed – are you missing out?

Barbados took home the crown for British holidaymakers' favourite cruise destination at the 2019 Cruise International awards ceremony on 5 September. The country, renowned...

Best supplements for the heart: This herb has been proven to...

Eating a healthy, balanced diet can help prevent heart diseases and the best way to look after the heart is with a healthy lifestyle....

Maya mystery: Were Mayans visited by ancient alien gods? ’15 years...

Dating back to 1800 BC, the early Mayan civilisation continues to stun archeologists with their advanced understanding of astronomy and mathematics and their accurate...

Longest-ever world cruise mapped as Viking Sun arrives in London today...

Viking Cruises will launch its longest-ever cruise ship route this weekend, as Viking Sun makes its arrival in London. The massive vessel will moor...

Egypt explosion: What is happening in Egypt? Is it safe to...

A car driving against traffic in Egypt’s capital city Cairo collided with three other vehicles on Sunday, triggering a blast outside Egypt’s main cancer...

Egypt displays restoration of Tutankhamun gilded coffin

Egypt displayed on Sunday the gilded coffin of Tutankhamun, under restoration for the first time since the boy king's tomb was discovered in 1922.The...

Egypt displays restoration of Tutankhamun gilded coffin

Cairo (AFP) - Egypt displayed on Sunday the gilded coffin of Tutankhamun, under restoration for the first time since the boy king's tomb was...

Egypt begins restoration on King Tut's golden coffin

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt says it has started the first-ever restoration on a gold-covered sarcophagus of the famed boy pharaoh Tutankhamun, ahead of the...