Archaeology is the term used to describe the study of the past through research, discovery and analysis of architecture and artifacts that have been left behind.
A highly unusual, nearly 800-year-old burial in Peru sheds light on the worship of water in a pre-Inca culture, archaeologists say.
Forty-year-old aerial photographs of Russia’s Caucasus Mountains revealed clues to the ancient civilization.
Traces of a previously unknown Bronze Age civilization have been discovered in the peaks of Russia’s Caucasus Mountains thanks to aerial photographs taken 40 years ago, researchers said Monday.
“We have discovered a civilization dating from the 16th to the 14th centuries B.C., high in the mountains south of Kislovodsk,” in Russia’s North Caucasus region,