archaeology

Humans were in America 100,000 years earlier than we thought, study claims

Paleontologists with the San Diego Natural History Museum discovered the remains of the elephant-like animal more than 20 years ago. But it wasn't until now that scientists were able to accurately date the findings, and possibly rewrite the history of the New

Eight mummies and a trove unearthed in ancient tomb in Egypt

The incredible haul was found in an ancient noble's tomb on the west bank of the Nile River in Luxor, Joinfo.com reports with reference to MailOnline. Little is known about who the mummies belong to, but the team says it expects to

Egypt finds remains of 3,700-year-old pyramid

An interior corridor and a block engraved with 10 hieroglyphic lines were among the finds at the Dahshur royal necropolis, south of Cairo, Joinfo.com reports with reference to the BBC. The ministry said they were in very good condition and that excavation

World’s biggest dinosaur footprints found in north-western Australia

The discovered prints top a dinosaur footprint found in the Mongolian desert, reported last year, that measured 106cm, Joinfo.com reports with reference to ABC Australia. The scientific description of the 1.7-metre footprints has been published by University of Queensland vertebrate palaeontologist Steve