'Missing link' in human evolution found after 30000-year-old remains are dug up – rewriting history of first American ...

And, we've rounded up some of the most brutal ancient burial sites ever discovered.The ‘forgotten plague’ that ‘ravaged’ Brits 1,500 years ago has been discovered after 100s of skeletons were unearthed in Cambridge burial pit.

Ancient DNA Sheds Light On Unknown Siberians, Reveals 'Missing Link' Of Native American Ancestry

Even in modern times, winters in Siberia is a perilous experience.

31000-year-old DNA from teeth leads to discovery of ancient Siberians

The international scientific team, led by Professor Eske Willerslev director of The Lundbeck Foundation Centre for GeoGenetics at the University of Copenhagen, has named this group the Ancient North Siberians.

Bubonic plague outbreak: Plane passengers quarantined after couple die from disease

It has sparked fears of an outbreak and urgent measures and precautions have been put in place to stop the infection spreading.The man, 38 - named only as Citizen T - and his pregnant wife, 37, are thought to have fallen ill after hunting and eating contaminated marmot, a large species of squirr