The history of the remote Easter Island has long been shrouded in mystery. Now, new research on ancient tools highlight how little we actually know of the ancient Rapa Nui people.
The Mars Spirit Rover may have uncovered an area on Mars that could possibly belong to an ancient alien civilization on the red planet.
Rabbits and hares are found to be significant and important to the people of the ancient city of Teotihicuan.
William Gadoury discovers hidden Mayan city using his own theory that Mayan civilization chose the location of their cities in accordance to the stars of constellations.
The coins were found in 19 amphoras, a type of Roman jug, in Tomares, a town in Seville province.
Water scarcity is not a 21st-century phenomenon. Though there have been many water-related problems linked to global warming, many places in the world have suffered without water even centuries ago. The Mayan civilization was one of them.
It has long been thought that Easter Island's early Rapa Nui civilization collapsed due to lack of a lack of resources that eventually led to war. This theory was based on war-like weaponry scattered across the island. A new study, however, disproves the theory, stating the artifacts are nothing more than tools.
Massive floods in the Mississippi River valley may have wiped out an ancient civilization, according to a new study.
Scientists have solved the mystery of the collapse of an ancient civilization living on the fringes of the Tibetan Plateau around 2,000 BC, and it seems that climate change is to blame.
An ancient "lost city," once home to a mysterious vanished civilization several centuries ago, was just discovered deep in the jungles of Honduras.