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A crew in Indiana installing a sewer line discovered mastodon bones that could date back as far as 20,000 years ago

A construction crew in Indiana was digging in the ground for a sewer project. In the process, they stumbled upon ancient mastodon bones.
Children and young llamas were buried together outside the town of Huanchaco, Peru.

Ancient graves hid the skeletons of more than 260 children who likely had their hearts removed. It is the largest known child sacrifice, and archaeolo...

Near the modern-day town of Huanchaco, Peru, archaeologists uncovered 269 children, 466 llamas, and 3 adults who had all been ritually sacrificed.

Ancient skulls that mirror ours are part of a handful of archaeological findings that rewrite human history

Researchers are discovering evidence that could fundamentally change ancient history by answering questions like how and when our species emerged.

Scientists have found evidence of a mysterious ‘skull cult’ in an ancient temple

A new study published in the journal Science Advances describes at least 691 shards and chunks of bone found at an ancient ritual site in southeast Turkey.

Archaeologists have uncovered ancient bones that may rewrite American history

A new archaeological study suggests humans may have set foot in North America 100,000 years earlier than researchers previously thought.

Here’s how a man faked one of the biggest archaeological discoveries in history

"Piltdown Man sets a good example of the need for us to ... look at the evidence for what it is and not for whether it conforms to our preconceived ideas."

See inside the ‘Bone Church,’ the chapel that turned over 40,000 human skeletons into artwork

If you've ever wanted to see a chandelier made out of every bone in the human body, a chapel in the Czech Republic has you covered.