archeology

Tutankhamun’s Wife Ankhesenamun May Be Finally Found In Newly Discovered Tomb

The archaeologists eventually plan to excavate the new tomb, which is located near the tomb of the pharaoh Ay in Egypt's Valley of the Kings, according to Live Science. "We are sure there is a tomb there, but we do not know

1,600-Year-Old Roman Sarcophagus Unearthed In London

A 1,600-year-old Roman sarcophagus with an open lid was discovered at a construction site near Borough Market in central London. Scientists think that the remains in the coffin belong to a mother after a baby’s bones were found in the soil near

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

Mysterious 6,000-year-old rock carvings found in Egypt

Rock carvings depicting masked men dancing around an ostrich in a 6,000-year-old hunting ritual have been discovered in Egypt, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Daily Mail. The artwork, which is from the fourth millennium BC, was engraved into rock in the form of

Pharaoh Ramses II Statue Found In Cairo

Archaeologists from Egypt and Germany have found an eight-meter (26ft) statue submerged in groundwater in a Cairo slum that they say probably depicts revered Pharaoh Ramses II, who ruled Egypt more than 3,000 years ago, Joinfo.com reports with reference to The

Neanderthals discovered ‘aspirin’ 50,000 years before we did

The astonishing findings show our ancient ancestors Neanderthals used plants to relieve toothache and stomach bugs before the discovery of aspirin or penicillin, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Metro. Ancient DNA found in the dental plaque of Neanderthals – our nearest extinct

Boy finds WWII plane with pilot’s remains in cockpit

Daniel Kristiansen and his father, Klaus, discovered what's believed to be a Messerschmitt fighter plane buried in a field on their farm near Birkelse in northern Denmark. "We went out to the field with a metal detector," Klaus Kristiansen told CNN. "I