Using ground-penetrating electromagnetic currents and other noninvasive techniques, a team of archaeologists have detected a complex that served as a training ground for the ancient Rome's famed gladiators.
Scientists have discovered a bone unearthed in northern Spain that is apparently 400,000 years old. Analysis of its DNA suggests that it belongs to an extinct human lineage whose members had previously been found only in Asia.
Israel Bible: Assyrian inscriptions and biblical accounts describe a revolt against the Assyrian empire in eighth century BC Judea. A newly discovered harbor fortification lends credence to these stories.