Dozens of individuals wishing to celebrate the summer solstice at Stonehenge stormed the ancient monument in defiance of the site's caretakers, who had closed the iconic location to visitors to help thwart the spread of the coronavirus.
Scientists studying the fossil record found in deep-sea sediments stumbled upon a rather strange discovery when they noticed that the planet's shark population inexplicably plummeted around 19 million years ago.
A fascinating new study aimed at determining what the population of Tyrannosaurus Rexes on Earth would have been in the distant past determined that approximately 2.5 billion of the creatures likely existed throughout history.
A series of strange events that have occurred in Egypt over the last week has sparked speculation among residents that perhaps the country has been struck by a pharaohs' curse ahead of a forthcoming parade of royal mummies.
A four-year-old Welsh girl who was walking along a beach with her father wound up making a rather incredible discovery when she spotted a remarkably well-preserved dinosaur print that is believed to be a whopping 220-million-years old.
At a site in Mexico City, archaeologists have unearthed new sections of a large Aztec "skull tower." Some 119 additional skulls were recently excavated at the location, initially discovered in a 2015 building restoration, BBC reports.