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Movies tend to make archaeology much more exciting than it is. In “Raiders of the Lost Ark,” a sexy archaeologist is chased by a giant boulder and cracks a whip. In “The Mummy,” the search for...

Excavators in Pompeii uncover secrets from fast-food restaurant A fast-food eatery at Pompeii has been excavated, helping to reveal dishes that were popular for the citizens of the ancient Roman city...

To dig to China, you'd need to start your journey from Chile or Argentina — the location of China's antipode (or opposite point on Earth).   You would need a super-powered drill...

Where to dig up a treasure: As Kate Winslet stars in a film about fossil hunting, here are the fabulous spots to find your own The Jurassic Coast is fossil-tastic – near Lyme Regis, the best beaches...

Broadway actor and influencer Andrew Keenan-Bolger recently addressed a photo editing controversy on both Instagram and Twitter. A tweet zooming on in Keenan-Bolger and his husband's feet, which...

Six feet under-dressed: The families who dig up their dead relatives to put fresh clothes on them, have a hug… and even share a cigarette  Every August the Torja community in Panggala, Nort Toraja,...

German prosecutors confirm local media reports that police investigators searched a garden plot in Hanover. German police investigating the disappearance of young British girl Madeleine McCann in Portugal...

A sunbather was left horrified after accidentally digging up human remains on a beach in the Canary Islands.  A skull and several bones were unearthed by a Spanish family as they laid their towels down...

Sea turtles dig decoy nests and leave false trails on the beaches where they lay their eggs to protect them from predators, study finds Sea turtles spend considerable time spreading sand around after...

LITTLE Tayler Lindridge is looking forward to a Christmas she feared she might never see. When the seven-year-old was diagnosed in April with stage-four kidney cancer, which had spread to her liver and...

Time-lapse footage shows archaeologists digging up the Victorian burial ground where 6,500 bodies were removed to make way for Birmingham’s HS2 station A team of 70 archaeologists spent a year excavating...

Fears of traffic chaos as £500m plans to build Britain’s biggest urban cycling network requires miles of A-roads to be dug up Huge £500million ‘Beelines’ scheme is proposing 75 miles...

The rover that could reveal the secrets INSIDE the red planet: NASA prepares to launch its InSight craft that will drill 16ft into Mars’ surface InSight is scheduled to launch on Saturday from ...

Katrice Lee, two, vanished from a NAAFI shopping centre in 1981 near a base in Paderborn where her soldier dad was stationed. A huge search operation was mounted involving the Royal Military Police,...