Cheating is apparently as old as time itself, if the discovery of a mysterious 600-year-old dodgy dice is anything to go by.
An incredible trove of silver treasure linked to the era of a famous Viking king has been discovered on an island in the Baltic Sea.
An extraordinarily rare copy of a lunch menu from the RMS Titanic is going up for auction later this month. The menu, one of just two known to man, offers a rare insight into the lunch served to those on the ship.
A rare letter written onboard the RMS Titanic is going up for auction, detailing what life was like during the final days of the ill-fated ship.
If the F.B.I.’s scientists could extract DNA from the 4,000-year-old mummy, they would add a powerful tool to their forensics arsenal and also unlock a new way of deciphering Egypt’s ancient past //t.co/a1em2dIpBG
A trove of bronze coins, the last remnants of an ancient Jewish revolt against the Roman Empire, have been discovered near the Temple Mount in Jerusalem.
A remarkable archive that documents the horrors of life in the trenches of World War I is up for auction in the U.K. this weekend.
Twenty-nine human footprints from the end of the last Ice Age are fueling discussion about America’s first immigrants, Gizmodo reports.
Sgt. Paul Meyer was so homesick in 1969 that he drunkenly stole a military cargo plane and flew it over the English Channel—the last anyone saw of him.
A massive World War II shipwreck has been raised from the bottom of a harbor in Sri Lanka 75 years after the vessel was sunk following an attack by Japanese forces.