Archaeologists in Alexandria, Va., have uncovered the remains of two ships that likely date back to the late 1700s or 1800s during construction work on the city’s waterfront.
Archaeologists in South Africa have located the site of a centuries-old ‘lost city’ using sophisticated laser technology.
The City of Atlanta has been targeted in a ransomware attack that has impacted a number of its systems.
The wreck of the USS Juneau, which was sunk by a Japanese torpedo with the loss of 687 sailors in 1942, has been discovered by billionaire Paul Allen’s crew.
A mysterious 19th-century photograph bought on eBay for just $10 could be worth $2 million after experts identified it as an extremely rare portrait of infamous outlaw Jesse James.
Two years after his historic return from the International Space Station astronaut Scott Kelly’s year on the orbiting space lab continues to be a source of fascination.
Just in time for Saint Patrick’s Day - two construction workers in Holland have discovered a real-life “pot o’ gold.”
Two manuscripts from the Dead Sea Scrolls are set to go on public display for the first time ever in Denver this week.
In March 2016 NASA astronaut Scott Kelly returned to Earth after a historic 340-day stint on the International Space Station a changed man – his time in orbit had permanently altered part of his DNA.
Tributes are pouring in for famed physicist Stephen Hawking, who died early on Wednesday. He was 76 years of age.
Scientists have discovered 15 new planets, including a “super-Earth” that may have liquid water on its surface.
Reports of a major solar storms that could wreak havoc on Earth this week are wide of the mark, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), which has not noted any significant storm-related activity on the Sun.
A giant fossilized tooth from a massive prehistoric shark has been stolen from a national park in Australia.
A bizarre medieval grave containing the remains of a porpoise is still baffling experts months after its discovery.
Former NASA astronaut Scott Kelly became the first American to spend 12 consecutive months in space when he completed an epic 340-day stint on the International Space Station in 2016. So what was it like to spend a year in space?
Former NASA astronaut Scott Kelly says that he owes his storied space career to Tom Wolfe’s book “The Right Stuff,” which he read when he was 18.
A scientific study claims to shed new light on the decades-long mystery of what happened to Amelia Earhart.
The world’s oldest message in a bottle has been discovered on a beach in Western Australia, almost 132 years after it was thrown into the ocean.
Experts in the U.K. have found the world’s oldest figurative tattoos on two ancient Egyptian mummies, one of which is the oldest tattooed female ever discovered.
Bridget, an 18-year-old African lioness at Oklahoma City Zoo has stunned her keepers by growing a mane.