The extinct giant hyena was the largest member of the hyena family ever to exist, weighing 200 pounds or more and standing more than 3 feet tall.
This is the first time that scientists have discovered a fossil specimen of this prehistoric animal with its gut contents preserved.
The elephant may have been used in the armies of ancient Roman leader Julius Caesar or potentially even the legendary Carthaginian general Hannibal.
"They found green stuff to eat," the greenhouse owner said, before adding that the sheep were "jumping higher than goats, which never happens."
As five American hostages come home from Iran—amid both support for and criticism of the deal that secured their release—a much more complex picture lies beyond the headlines.
Researchers have identified the remains of at least three Neanderthals who lived more than 50,000 years ago from bones found at a cave site.
"Some of our zookeepers have worked with sloths for more than three decades and none of them have witnessed a birth," a zoo spokesperson said.
The researchers also found a flint arrowhead that appears to be more than 2,000 years older than the cremation cemetery itself.
The journey has baffled many social media users, with one person writing: "They always talk about Europe's rail system being superior, but this is next level!"
When it comes to China—or any adversary—gas is a zero-sum game.
Kyiv and its allies have denounced a move by the Kremlin to legitimize its attempt to annex Ukrainian territories.
Hundreds of thousands of Russians are believed to have left the country since Moscow began its full-scale invasion of Ukraine in 2022.
The hilltop campsite, which may have been used as a base for hunting, contains numerous Stone Age remains, including flint tools and bones.
World leaders agree a strategic effort to counterbalance Chinese influence—President Xi Jinping was absent.
The American speleologist is set to be rescued from over 3,000 feet below the surface on Friday after falling ill during an expedition.
Economic problems caused by the war in Ukraine have had very substantial political consequences. Over the past 18 months, more than a third of European Union governments have fallen.
The European Union is planning to establish a court to determine licensing fees on the West's most important commercial technology. The plan benefits China.
It has often been argued that Washington's increased focus on a rising Chinese threat is distracting the U.S. from paying sufficient attention to other threats.
Ultra-athlete Matthieu Bonne swam continuously and unassisted for a distance of more than 80 miles over the course of 60 hours.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky's efforts to clean up corruption resulted in the arrest of a billionaire who backed his 2019 presidential campaign.
As the immigration reform debate heats up in the United States ahead of the 2024 election, a binary caricature can be expected: One side wants to build a wall; the other loves diversity, without limit or question.
The city, which was founded more than 2,000 years ago, had a short life, with evidence indicating that it existed only for a few decades.
American and Ukrainian interests are not identical.
The collection was found at the same site in Poland where a "treasure" trove of more than 500 medieval coins was discovered in the 1960s and 1970s.
Kyiv will soon offer whistleblowers a 10 percent reward in successfully prosecuted corruption cases.