Those planks of the wood in the past were too busy dying or running from dinosaurs to have a sense of humor of things.
A few years ago Sponge Lab Biology won a National Science Foundation award for its interactive Build a Body activity.
In an exclusive, rare interview the notorious artist tells us about his new theme park project, Dismaland, and shares his thoughts on the contemporary art world
This stalactite covered 150000 year old neanderthal skeleton rests at the bottom of a well in southern Italy.
Daisy-Wheels inscribed with a pair of compasses or dividers found in Saxon Tithe barn, Bradford-on-Avon (Historic England).
Catherine Burns arrived in 1832 to work on the Pennsylvania railroad. Six weeks later she and 57 others were dead. Now a remarkable project is telling their story
Historians on comparing fascism to Trumpism
Fleet Street, London - From bronze-age Iraq’s market-driven cities to the riches of Antwerp to the tech revolution in India, Greg Clark identifies the many waves of urban globalisation
will mark anniversary of event which shaped modern London
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Changes in nitrogen and carbon previously thought to indicate a rich diet are in fact evidence of body tissue breaking down and being recycled, study shows
Lara Maiklem has spent 20 years ‘mudlarking’ on the Thames foreshore – finding peace, solitude and fragments from years of human history
When you go sifting through the shockingly explicit artifacts left behind by great civilizations, you find that modern society is pretty tame.