Local wildlife thrives amid more than a hundred shipwrecks and archaeological treasures at the Mallows Bay-Potomac River site in Maryland. A century ago, dozens of shipyards across the United States constructed
The wrecks of two Dutch submarines sunk off the Malaysian coast during the second world war have disappeared along with the remains of the 79 men who perished onboard. Researchers discovered just a few
Genetic surprises pulled from 120,000-year-old bones showcase the nuanced history of this close human relative. In 1856, some curious remains turned up at a limestone quarry in the Neander Valley in Germany.
Even after Confederate commander Robert E. Lee surrendered in Appomattox Court House, Virginia, on April 9, 1865, one Confederate army refused to acknowledge defeat and for months stubbornly fought on.