Let justice and reason be our guide–Mughal Emperor Akbar theGreat.
The Aztecs gave us many things we have in our pantry today, and they developed revolutionary farming techniques that were a marvel.
Location, location, location—the mantra for modern real estate. What was it about the location of an ancient windswept place in the remote Orkney Islands that caused people to invest so much effort in creating one of the earliest examples of permanent residences?
An untold story about women in prehistory has emerged in recent decades, with provocative implications for our assumptions about gender today.
Deep in the jungles of the Amazon basin and at sites across the world, shamans and healers have developed an intimate knowledge of the medicinal and sustaining powers of native plant species.
In the early morning of March 1, 1942, under a clear sky and a full moon, the Japanese Imperial navy sank the USS Houston and the HMAS Perth in the battle of Sunda Strait
Some of the magnificent statues, pillars, temples, and reliefs uncovered at Göbekli Tepe date back an astonishing 14,000 years.
Deeply held beliefs helped the Maya position themselves in the cosmos.