Remains found near Roman amphitheater appear to be that of a female gladiator.
A tiny thighbone may be the link in the evolutionary chain that joins marine and land animals.
Archaeologists attempt to figure out what caused the deaths of thousands of bodies found decapitated in an ancient Celtic burial site in France.
Using forensics to determine what caused the deaths of a man and his dog, whose remains were found a half mile from the leaning tower of Pisa.
The Laetoli footprints in Africa offer insight into prehistoric man.
A tomb containing a horde of gold and silver treasure is believed to have been owned by royalty.
Small sculpture found in Mexico may hold answers to the mystery of Romans in the New World before Columbus.
Archaeologist Mike Pitts is determined to discover the circumstances behind the death of a 14th century man.
A medieval hospital is excavated.
Macabre world of Aztec sacrifice; bones discovered in a Mexican churchyard.
The mystery of an 8,000-year-old child found in Chile.
Investigating the identity of a woman's body found in a marsh in Denmark, pinned underwater by wooden stakes.
Skeleton of an Iron Age woman.
Forensic anthropologist Niels Lynnerup tries to determine why a perfectly preserved bog mummy died.
A dark cave in Croatia contains the smashed remains of a collection of Neanderthal humans.
Excavations unearth Bronze Age burials in Thailand.
An excavation in Suffolk reveals four skeletons.
Nearly 200 perfectly preserved mummies are found in a Hungarian crypt.
A woman discovers the mummified bodies of a woman and her child in her garage.
One of the skeletons found at a 15th century site in Rochester has a deformed skull.
A rich grave containing the remains of a woman is found in a remote corner of Thailand.
Archeologists discover the skeletal remains of 29 individuals in Connecticut.
The butchered skull of a young man found in a pit may be part of a mysterious cult dating from Roman times.
Skeleton of Iron Age woman discovered; child mummy in South America.
Events hint that some dinosaurs moved their feet in much the same way as modern birds.
Scientists investigate eight perfectly preserved Inuit mummies.
Mystery of women's body found in a marsh; ancient Aztec bones.