Ancient History

New Research Shows Surprising Facts About the Diet of Philistines

Kirby Dean

It’s long been understood that people from the Mediterranean used to import such things as precious ...

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50 Million-Year-Old Assassin Bug Fossil Has Oddly Preserved Genitalia

Simon Saunders

When it comes to fossils dating back to many million years ago, each and every one matters, as it ...

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5 Things to Know About Human Ancestors: the 2020 Update

Simon Saunders

Our human ancestors left behind numerous clues, such as footprints, chiseled rocks, generic ...

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Great Pyramid Artifact Missing for 70 years Was Found in Scotland

Kirby Dean

The great mysteries of ancient Egypt and the Great Pyramid of Giza in particular have been a ...

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Ancestral Puebloans Might Have Used Lava Cave Ice to Survive Droughts

Kirby Dean

Over 2000 years ago, the people that lived on the territory of what is now Western New Mexico have ...

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The Migration of Paleolithic People Was Choice, Not Chance

Polly Rosie

It’s clear that the ancient humans migrated along landmasses to reach fertile soil and lands ...

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Elaborate Coffins of Ancient Egypt Shed Light on Its Hidden History

JJ Foster

The mysteries and secrets of ancient Egypt are unending. This year, Egypt’s Supreme Council of ...

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Mayans Had A Water Purification System Thousands Of Years Before The Rest Of The World

Mark Spence

It’s strange to think of Ancient civilizations coming up with technology that could still be used ...

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A 1,200 year-old Norway Pagan Temple to Thor and Odin Was Unearthed

Kirby Dean

A rare pagan temple from the times of the Vikings was recently uncovered in Norway. The remains ...

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Archaeology Proves the Bible to Be Right About Assyrian’s Cruelty

Brian Fried

Historians and archaeology experts have been debating the veracity of the Bible’s historical track ...

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4 Abandoned Castles That Give Us A Glimpse Into The Past

Mark Spence

Ancient architecture is a fascinating glimpse into the past, into what feels like a fairytale ...

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The Fascinating 2,000-Year History of Alarm Clocks

Mark Spence

Nobody likes alarm clocks, do they? After all, your alarm clock usually goes off when you really ...

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Who Was William the Conqueror?

Brian Fried

The governance of William the Conqueror from 1066 to 1087 as the King of England is mainly ...

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The Legend of the Phoenix

Bret Ellis

Phoenix represents rebirth, particularly of the sun, and has several names across European, Asian, ...

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What Are the Moai Statues of Easter Island?

Brian Fried

The Easter Island, known initially as Rapa Nui, is situated in the Southeast Pacific and is famous ...

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The Story of Pompeii – 5 Facts About the Ancient City in Ruins

Bret Ellis

Imagine if one day a famous city is covered by a volcano and it disappears; how sad would that be? ...

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The Horse That Became a Roman Emperor

Brian Fried

To what extent do you adore your pet? What steps are you willing to take to see them accomplish ...

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How Did Dogs Become Domesticated?

Johnny Spears

Humans and dogs have been found to enhance each other’s mental health. According to research by the ...

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The Story of the Samurai

Nicole Douglas

The Samurai are members of a mighty military caste in Japan that started as provincial warriors ...

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Who Was Joan D’Arc, France’s Heroic Saint?

Johnny Spears

Joan D’Arc wears many hats: a martyr, saint, and military leader. She was a modern-day teenage ...

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Who Were the Medici Family?

Nicole Douglas

You have probably watched the Medici TV show and you are wondering who the Medicis are and their ...

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The Most Famous Roman Emperors

JJ Fogel

Roman emperors ruled over the kingdom after the Roman Republic came to an end. The authenticity of ...

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The Secrets of the Maya Civilization

Bret Ellis

The Mayan’s are one of history’s most thriving and brilliant civilizations. The Mayan empire ...

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The Symbols of the Greek Mythology

Nicole Douglas

The Greek pantheon is one of the most studied religions of all times. Every Greek god and goddess ...

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Where Is the Tomb of Cleopatra, the Last Queen of Egypt

Johnny Spears

The tomb of Cleopatra and Antony has been a point of interest for many centuries. Not only does ...

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