archaeology

Archaeologists Have Found the Oldest Roman Temple
January 30, 2014

Most classical archaeologists would count themselves lucky to add a shard of terracotta to a museum's storage boxes—so when a team uncovers the oldest known temple in the Roman world, it's a Big Deal.

Why Are We Afraid of Spiders? There Are Two Competing Theories.
January 14, 2014

New archaeological finds raise questions about why we're so afraid of spiders.