Fragment of Medieval Poem About a Talking Vulva Found in Austrian Library

Several lines of Der Rosendorn on the Melk fragment. Image: Austrian Academy of Sciences The surprising…

Ancient Skull Fragment Pushes Back Date of Earliest Humans in Europe

The Apidima 1 skull fragment, a partial cranium, identified as belonging to an early modern human…

Woodstock ‘Took on a Life of its Own,’ Recent Archaeological Digs Reveal

The Woodstock music and art festival, 1969.Image: AP The 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival…

One of the World’s Most Ancient Cities Experienced Surprisingly Modern Problems

Recent excavation work at the Çatalhöyük site in Turkey. Image: Scott Haddow New archaeological evidence suggests…

Archaeological Mystery Deepens as More ‘Jars of the Dead’ Uncovered in Laos

The ‘Jars of the Dead’ in a forest in Laos.Image: ANU An ancient burial practice involving…