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Rough seas reveal shipwreck on Maine beach

Rough seas have washed away the sands on the beaches of York, Maine, revealed the wreckage of a 160-year-old shipwreck. The 51-foot-long hull is believed to be from a late colonial or early post-colonial sloop, which means it would date from 1750 to 1850, said Leith Smith, a historical archaeologist with

Prehistoric tools found in the Isles of Shoals

A team of archaeology students has found prehistoric stone tools in the Isles of Shoals, 6 miles off the coast of Maine. It is the first evidence of people stopped there before the 17th century. The discovery, made earlier this month on Smuttynose Island, Maine, includes several stone tools and other