On display at Christie's are an array of objects not normally found in auction houses, such as a triceratops skull and the tallest rocking horse in the world. The items will be on exhibit in London until they are sold on September 5, 2013.
AP (June 20, 2014) After a $1 million renovation, what used to be a modest artifacts-behind-glass museum atop the Northeast's highest peak is now "Extreme Mount Washington," packed with modern, interactive exhibits. ... watch video
AFP (Nov. 6, 2014) A few of the 50,000 objects found in a subterranean tunnel constructed in the pre-Hispanic city of Teotihuacan will go on display in 2015 in Mexico's National Museum of Anthropology. Duration: ... watch video
May 21, 2015 Despite a billion years of evolution separating humans from the baker's yeast in their refrigerators, hundreds of genes from an ancestor that the two species have in common ... read more
May 21, 2015 One of the best-known Danish Bronze Age finds, the Egtved Girl from 1370 BC, was not born in Egtved, Denmark, reveals new research. Strontium isotope analyses of the girl's ... read more
May 20, 2015 Paleontologists have published a description of the first dinosaur fossil from Washington state. The fossil was collected along the shores of Sucia Island State Park in the ... read more
June 7, 2011 You can be distracted by something totally worthless if that something was once associated with a reward, scientists have found. The results of their research have implications for understanding how ... read more
Nov. 15, 2010 Older rats appeared unable to discriminate between objects with similar features, behavior comparable to that of elderly people, who often have memory and perception troubles. The older rats' ... read more