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Discovery gives archaeologists an insight into the lives of people who lived on the rugged south western moorland 4,000 years ago
The sign said, 'The end of the world'; as did the look on my three-year-old's face. Below us, the dusky pink desert canyons and dimpled, rocky mountains of the Jordan Valley stretched west towards Jerusalem. And somewhere, far, far below the precipice we'd scaled to 'Sacrifice View', a bright blue cap was now swirling away, whisked off my son's head by the sharp wind that greeted us at the summit.
TV pick of the week: Howard Goodall's Story of Music
Eric Prokopi is accused of acquiring the ancient remains from Mongolia between 2010 and 2012
We've had Alien vs. Predator, Monsters vs. Aliens and Dracula vs. Frankenstein, but what would happen if modern man and his prehistoric ancestor were to square off?
This Sundance-winning fantasy is a cajun-spiced primal stew of a film, until cutesiness creeps in
An 11 year-old Russian boy made one of the discoveries of the century when he stumbled across the remains of a 30,000-year-old woolly mammoth, the New Scientist reports.
Cave paintings dated as 15 milliennia older than originally thought, making them Europe's earliest known paintings
It's easy to forget that duo's pioneering work with Sky took football into the future
England captain Rio Ferdinand has defended referees' assistant Sian Massey against the "prehistoric views" of Sky Sports duo Richard Keys and Andy Gray.
Ian Brady, the Moors Murderer, remains utterly unrepentant about his crimes and if ever released would kill again as easily as "swatting a fly", according to the criminologist who has carried out the first face-to-face interviews in a decade with the notorious serial killer.
Mammoths trampled the undergrowth, giant elk stalked the land, and hyenas and sabre-toothed cats took no hostages. This was normal for Norfolk 800,000 years ago, according to scientists who have found the earliest evidence of human settlement in Britain.
A 4,600-year-old burial has been discovered in a remote corner of northern Canada – and could hold the key to how ancient Canadians lived. The remarkable find has been made at the mouth of the Bug River, near Big Trout Lake, Ontario. Today the region is home to the Kitchenuhmaykoosik Inninuwug First Nation, an indigenous tribe numbering around 1,200.
Thousands of revellers gathered at Stonehenge in the early hours yesterday to watch dawn break on the longest day of the year.
Thousands of Summer Solstice revellers gathered at Stonehenge to watch dawn break on the longest day of the year.