Archaeologists

Archaeologists News

Archaeologists in Peru unearth mummy estimated to be at least 1,200 years old
World

Archaeologists in Peru unearth mummy estimated to be at least 1,200 years old

Inside the tomb, archaeologists also found a skeleton of an Andean guinea pig, as well as remains of what is believed to be a dog. In the burial chamber, they also found traces of corn and other vegetables

227 Chimu children's skeletons found in Peru, evidence points to ritual killing
science

227 Chimu children's skeletons found in Peru, evidence points to ritual killing

The children, aged four to 14, were sacrificed to appease El Nino and the Chimu culture's gods.

Going back 11,000-year: Human remains from Ice Age found in Alaska
World

Going back 11,000-year: Human remains from Ice Age found in Alaska

Archaeologists have discovered the remains of two Ice Age infants buried more than 11,000 years ago at a site in Alaska, which represent the youngest human remains ever found in North America.

Ancient mystery: Submerged structure stumps Israeli archaeologists
Life

Ancient mystery: Submerged structure stumps Israeli archaeologists

The massive circular structure appears to be an archaeologists dream: a recently discovered antiquity that could reveal secrets of ancient life in the Middle East and is just waiting to be excavated.