400-year-old ‘vampire child’ found buried with its foot padlocked to stop it from rising from the grave.

The child was buried face-down and with an iron padlock on its foot. Archaeologists in Poland have unearthed the 400-year-old skeleton of a young child buried face-down with an iron … Read More

Silver medal featuring winged Medusa discovered at Roman fort near Hadrian’s Wall

The snake-covered head of Medusa was found on a silver military decoration at a Roman auxiliary fort in England. A nearly 1,800-year-old silver military medal featuring the snake-covered head of … Read More

A colossal cave in Mexico that formed 15 million years ago is even more enormous than we thought

The Sistema Huautla in Oaxaca is the 10th deepest cave on Earth, and an explorer with a 2023 expedition to map the system has added over 700 feet to its … Read More