The reader can dip in and out at any point, but reading chronologically offers a sweeping look at how women’s clothing has developed
A new study has uncovered vast swathes of the ancient world did not believe in Gods, contrary to popular belief
The ship even has an oven and glazed tiles still preserved onboard
'A land so packed with treasure and beauty, so blessed with blissful countryside'
'Muslims and Christians shared common cultures, spoke common languages, and did not necessarily see one another as strange or other
Claudia Pritchard reports on this new show of artefacts sourced from our local museums' rich collections
The remains at Nataruk, 19 miles to the west of Lake Turkana, have been dated to between 9,500-10,500 years ago
Anaesthetic to put patients to sleep was not discovered until the mid 1800s
The site discovered expands across an area roughly the size of 13 football pitches
The Israeli Antiquities Authority turned to its Facebook followers to help identify the seemingly mysterious gilded object
A street filled with shoppers, a family crammed around a table laid with food, and children visiting Santa: such descriptions sound like familiar scenes from a twenty first century Christmas.
The answer is complicated by an absence of any description of his physical qualities in early Christian texts
Historic England announces discovery of a remarkably well-preserved example of this 400-year-old harvesting technique
From Presidential meddling to 17th century menus - here are the little-known facts about Turkey Day
Graphic shows how terrorism has spread from central Europe and the Middle East as widely as Malaysia and Argentina
The 'Ikea-style' church, which dates to around 550 AD, will be put on display at the Ashmolean Museum