Archaeologists have spent decades trying to figure out who fought near Germany's Tollense River some 3,300 years ago. Now, an unusual cache deepens the mystery of the brutal battle. Since 1997, archaeologists
PARIS (Reuters) - A Paris zoo showcased a mysterious new organism on Wednesday, dubbed the "blob", a yellowish unicellular small living being which looks like a fungus but acts like an animal. This newest
When the first human left the relative safety of a spaceship to walk in space, his father thought he looked like a juvenile delinquent. “Everyone else can complete their mission properly, inside the spacecraft.
DNA and isotopic analysis of people who lived in Germany some 4,000 years ago show unexpected connections across Bronze Age farmsteads. The first hints of social inequality in Europe emerged during the
Before the power to hold public officials to account was written into the US constitution it had a long history in English law From the Watergate investigation that brought down Richard Nixon to Bill affair
On 31 December, 1666, Samuel Pepys used his diary entry to reflect on the events of the year that was passing. It had been, he wrote, “a year of publick wonder and mischief to this nation, and, therefore,
In the first months of 1709, Europe froze and stayed that way for months. People ice-skated on the canals of Venice, church bells broke when rung, and travelers could cross the Baltic Sea on horseback.