Who can decipher the coded message inscribed in gold on this medieval sword? Experts appeal for help.
Scotland’s latest Viking discovery, a hoard of gold and silver objects worth over a million pounds, throws light on Viking influence across Europe more than a thousand years ago.
School closures often elicit very emotional responses from all sides. Looking at childcare in Victorian Britain might help to put things in perspective.
Are runes coded messages, quick notes, or tall tales? Researchers are still working to decipher many runic inscriptions, but the answer is all of the above.
A Munich anthropology team uses forensic techniques to study a young Inca woman’s mummy kept in Bavaria, and to uncover this ancient murder mystery.