A Siberian man searching for mammoth tusks amid melting permafrost was taken aback when he stumbled upon the severed head of a wolf that turned out to be 40,000 years old.
Guests on Thursday's show both have video works about the enigmatic mounds found in the Americas.
A piece of the famed Stonehenge monument that was removed from the site six decades ago and subsequently lost has been returned to the proprietors of the legendary landmark.
Paleontologists in China have announced the discovery of a unique-looking new species of dinosaur that sported bat-like wings.
George Knapp shares a number of items that have recently captured his attention.
Researchers studying an odd fossil found in Colombia say that the creature in question was a bizarre-looking crab that left experts scratching their heads because it was seemingly composed of parts of different contemporary crustaceans
Authorities in Scotland were aghast upon discovering that ne'er-do-wells had recently vandalized an ancient stone monument that is considered almost sacred in the country.
A recently announced eBay auction of what is believed to be the world's only baby Tyrannosaurus Rex specimen has, unsurprisingly, sparked an outcry from scientists.
The remains of a Tyrannosaurus Rex found in Canada may constitute the largest specimen of the iconic dinosaur species ever found.
A team of archaeologists exploring an ancient Mayan cave system discovered a chamber containing an amazing array of artifacts that are believed to have been untouched for over a thousand years.
Egyptian archaeologists excavating in Minya, south of Cairo, have discovered 50 mummies in a pharaonic tomb dating back to the Ptolemaic era.
A standing stone circle in Scotland that was thought to be thousands of years old has been revealed to be merely a modern replica of such ancient formations.
A team of researchers in Europe used modern technology to take a proverbial glimpse into the ancient past by creating a robot which recreates the walking motion of a prehistoric creature
A temple and stone skull carvings dedicated to Aztec deity Xipe Tótec has been found by archaeologists excavating in Mexico.
A man in England got quite the surprise when he found out that an old-looking pot which he'd been using as a toothbrush holder was actually 4,000 years old!
Archaeologists monitoring a construction project along England's famed Thames River were surprised to find a 500-year-old skeleton of a man who was buried while still wearing his boots.
Listen to this hour from October when Manu Seyfzadeh shared his fascinating research.
Archaeologists researching a cave system in Borneo believe that they have discovered the oldest painting of an animal ever found.
Archaeologists studying an ancient abandoned city in Peru made a somewhat unsettling discovery in the form of 20 creepy-looking statues which lined the walls of a passageway.
Researchers excavating an ancient cemetery in Italy discovered the remains of a ten-year-old child who had received a 'vampire burial.'
An intriguing new theory suggests that the legendary statues found on Easter Island, known as 'moai,' may have had a less mystical purpose than previously imagined.
An eight-year-old girl playing near a lake in Sweden unearthed a rather stunning find in the form of an ancient sword.
Explorers in India have discovered thousands of ancient petroglyphs atop hills in India and they suspect that they were created by a lost civilization.
A second sphinx may have been discovered in Egypt, dating back as far as 4,000 years ago.
An international team of scientists studying ancient cremated remains found at Stonehenge appear to have solved one mystery surrounding the famed monument.
The authenticity of the Shroud of Turin is being called into question once again via a forensic study that suggests that the image contained on the cloth is a fabrication.
George Knapp shares a number of items that have recently caught his attention.
A group of ne'er-do-wells in England are being sought by police after they tipped over a rock formation that had been in place since the Ice Age.
At a highly-anticipated event today, NASA announced the discovery of ancient organic matter buried beneath the surface of Mars.
An Earth scientist in Wales has offered an intriguing new theory on the origin of the iconic bluestones which were used to build Stonehenge