Take a Sip of a 3,300-Year-Old Danish Beer

Wanna get some real beer snob cred? With Egtved Girl's Brew, you can sneer at your friends' beers and their "founded in the 1800s" claims to authenticity. Because this beer's recipe is 3,300 years old. Now that's a legit brew. » 4/19/14 8:00pm 4/19/14 8:00pm

Modern Man Tries to Build a 3,500 Year Old Boat from the Bronze Age and…

A team of people from 2012 tried to re-create and build a boat from 1550 BC, the Bronze Age, but failed spectacularly. When the ship was lowered into the ocean, it immediately filled with water and started sinking. Yikes, we suck. » 5/14/12 4:00pm 5/14/12 4:00pm

Our Ancestors Had a Serious Gaming Habit

At a dig site in Pakistan, archaeologists have discovered that one in every ten unearthed items is related to gaming. Dice, gaming pieces, all gathered together in halls and courtyards. Apparently the 4,000 year old city of Mohenjo-Daro wasn't just the largest Bronze Age city in the area; it was also where the… » 2/11/11 9:23am 2/11/11 9:23am