A hat which belonged to South Korea’s most revered monarch King Sejong has been recovered more than 500 years after it was looted by Japanese invaders.
Culture is what helps us deal with the ‘scars of evolution’, said researchers during a meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
A 2,100-year-old clockwork machine whose remains were retrieved from a shipwreck more than a century ago has turned out to be the celestial super-computer of the ancient world.
It’s official: King Tutankhamun’s death was caused by a badly broken and infected leg, refuting murderous theories about the famous Pharaoh’s demise 3,300 years ago, according to Egyptian radiologists.
Modern humans contain a little bit of Neanderthal, according to a new theory, because the two interbred and became one species.