Egypt's state-run news agency says the restoration of King Tutankhamun's world-famous golden mask will begin Saturday, over a year after the beard was accidentally broken off and hastily glued back with epoxy.
Excavations at the site of one of the Spanish conquistadors' worst defeats in Mexico are yielding new evidence about what happened when the two cultures clashed — and a native people, at least temporarily, was in control.
California Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Thursday requiring California to phase out the use of microscopic exfoliating beads in personal care products sold in the state starting in 2020 to protect fish and wildlife.
Scientists say they have extracted ancient DNA from the skull of a man buried in the highlands of Ethiopia 4,500 years ago that supports the theory that Eurasian farmers migrated into Africa some 3,000 years ago.
Instead of the 'dislike' button many Facebook users have been clamouring for, the California-based social network is testing out buttons that represent the emotions of love, yay, ha ha, wow, angry and sad.
Hamburgers could soon be debuting on Russian menus in space. The Russian research institute responsible for designing meals for the country's astronauts said Thursday they would not be opposed to adding the American fast-food staple to their menus.
Brace yourselves Star Wars fans. HP has released a special edition Star Wars notebook that comes pre-loaded with more than 1,000 images from the film franchise as well as R2-D2 and lightsaber notification sounds.