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This Week In History News, Nov. 12 – 18

This Week In History News, Nov. 12 – 18

Buddha's remains possibly unearthed, rare "living fossil" shark caught by fishermen, Earth's oldest winemaking site found.
See The Moment Hikers Discovered George Mallory’s Body On Mount Everest [VIDEO]

See The Moment Hikers Discovered George Mallory’s Body On Mount Everest [VIDEO]

George Mallory went missing in 1924, and it took 75 years for anyone to find his body.
Rare Prehistoric “Living Fossil” Caught By Fishermen

Rare Prehistoric “Living Fossil” Caught By Fishermen

The shark lives between 390 and 4,200 feet below the surface, making live specimens extremely rare to catch.
14 Of History’s Most Important Archaeological Discoveries And Sites

14 Of History’s Most Important Archaeological Discoveries And Sites

From Pompeii to King Tut's Tomb, discover some of history's most interesting archaeological discoveries and sites.
This Week In History News, Nov. 5 – 11

This Week In History News, Nov. 5 – 11

Grasshopper found in Van Gogh painting, prehistoric cave lion unearthed in Russia, ancient wolf-sized otter discovered in China.
50,000-Year-Old Extinct Lion Found Frozen In Time With Head Resting On Its Paw [VIDEO]

50,000-Year-Old Extinct Lion Found Frozen In Time With Head Resting On Its Paw [VIDEO]

The permafrost of Siberia has the perfect conditions to preserve biological specimens for tens of thousands of years.
Osama Bin Laden’s Ultimate Must-See Movie Guide — From <em>Antz</em> To <em>Resident Evil</em>

Osama Bin Laden’s Ultimate Must-See Movie Guide — From Antz To Resident Evil

He also downloaded several YouTube videos, including the viral hit "Charlie bit my finger."
Researchers Find Hidden Space In Great Pyramid Of Giza Using Cosmic Rays

Researchers Find Hidden Space In Great Pyramid Of Giza Using Cosmic Rays

The scientists used a new technology called a muon scan to locate the void.
New Fossil Discovery Suggests Giant Pandas Didn’t Originate In China, But Europe

New Fossil Discovery Suggests Giant Pandas Didn’t Originate In China, But Europe

The new discovery raises questions about the origin of the species.
The Cat Telephone: How To Scientists Turned A Live Cat Into A Working Phone

The Cat Telephone: How To Scientists Turned A Live Cat Into A Working Phone

Ernest Glen Wever and Charles William Bray set out to learn more about how sound is perceived by the auditory nerve.
Meet The Man Who Survived An Iron Rod Shooting Through His Skull

Meet The Man Who Survived An Iron Rod Shooting Through His Skull

Phineas Gage's incredible injury still plays a huge part in neurological research today.