Harnessed horse belonging to a ‘a high-ranking military officer’ unearthed in ancient stable near Pompeii

Salvatore Laporta/AP Images Archaeologists discovered the remains of a harnessed horse in a Pompeii suburb. The horse was located in a villa that archaeologists believe may have been owned by a high-ranking military official. Pompeii and its surroundings were destroyed when Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 A.D. ROME (AP) — Archaeologists have unearthed the petrified […]

Archaeologists in England unearthed Anglo-Saxon skeletons lavishly adorned with brooches and silver

Jon_Clark/Shutterstock An Anglo-Saxon cemetery with skeletons buried among 1,600-year-old ancient treasures was discovered in England. Archaeologists noticed many of the female skeletons were lavishly surrounded by brooches, jewelry, tweezers, and weapons, indicating that the people buried were most likely wealthy. The researchers will conduct more analyses on the unearthed bones and relics to learn more […]

Stunning ‘erotic’ fresco unearthed in Pompeii bedroom (PHOTOS)

A “sensual” depiction of a legendary Spartan queen having sex with a swan has been unearthed in the ruins of the ancient Roman city of Pompeii. Further evidence, not that it was needed, that people just love erotic pictures. The newly discovered fresco, which captures a scene from classical mythology, was found in a bedroom […]

New giant dinosaur species unearthed in Argentina

Three well-preserved specimens of a new gigantic dinosaur species, named Lavocatisaurus agrioensis, have been discovered by a multinational team of scientists in the Argentine province of Neuquén. The remains an adult and two juveniles reptiles which roamed the Earth some 110 million years ago, were unearthed by a team of Argentine and Spanish paleontologists. The […]

Film unearthed from WWII trench reveals faces of Soviet fighters who battled against Nazis (VIDEO)

A photo from a Leica camera, which spent 77 years buried in a WWII trench near Russia’s southern city of Rostov-on-Don, has been restored by researchers, revealing a stunning image of volunteers fighting Nazis. A team of amateur archeologists, devoted to recovering remains and artifacts from WWII sites, made the discovery when they unearthed the […]

Sarah Ferguson caught doing THIS at royal wedding to Prince Andrew in unearthed footage

Sarah Ferguson, 58, is still close to ex-husband Prince Andrew, 58, often speaking fondly of him in interviews. As the duo look forward to the wedding of the younger daughter Princess Eugenie, 28, in October, thoughts have turned to the lavish nuptials they enjoyed in 1986. Some of the most famous memories of the day […]

3,000yo Egyptian cheese infected with deadly disease unearthed at ancient burial site

Connoisseurs say that the taste of cheese improves with age – but what if it was left to age for 3,200 years? Archaeologists in Egypt now have the chance to find out, but it comes with an unexpected bonus: deadly ancient bacteria. A team from the University of Catania in Italy found the cheese at […]

‘Ritualistic’ ancient skeleton spiral unearthed in Mexico (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Ten skeletons precisely arranged in a bizarre spiral formation have been discovered by archaeologists investigating a 2,400 year old burial site in Mexico. The skeletons include adults, children and even an infant. They were buried with interlinking arms in a large ring. Two have been identified as female and one as male. The ancient bones […]

Chicago P.D. Sneak Peek: Voight — and Lindsay's? — Killer Secret Is Unearthed

A skeleton in the closet ground is coming back to haunt Voight (and possibly Lindsay?) on Chicago P.D. In TVLine’s exclusive video from Wednesday’s episode (NBC, 10/9c), Denny Woods announces that the body of the man who killed Voight’s son was discovered during a construction dig. Of course, that’s bad news for the sergeant, who took […]

This Week In Trailers: Automatic Unearthed, David Bowie: The Last Five Years, That’s Not Me, Bomb City, Catcalls

Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, domestic, independent, big budget: What better way to hone your skills as a thoughtful moviegoer than by deconstructing these little pieces of advertising? This week […]