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The hunt for Miguel de Cervantes’ bones

Archaeologists in Madrid have begun a search for the remains of Miguel de Cervantes, author of Don Quixote. The project to seek Cervantes' bones, which lie buried somewhere in the walls or floors of a convent in central Madrid, would allow forensic archaeologists to reconstruct the face of a man only

4,500-year-old city found on banks of Euphrates

A 4,500-year-old circular city has been found on the banks of the Euphrates. Archaeologists need to work quickly though, because the area is set to be flooded due to a dam project. The other is some 200 kilometres from these ruins, and it was thought that the circular plan was something