Study confirms ancient cave art in southern Spain was created by Neanderthals

Study confirms ancient cave art in southern Spain was created by Neanderthals

Neanderthals, long perceived to have been unsophisticated and brutish, really did paint stalagmites in a Spanish cave more than 60,000 years ago, according to a study published on Monday.

Fisherman finds priceless medieval religious icon on Spanish riverbed

Fisherman finds priceless medieval religious icon on Spanish riverbed

Could 400-year-old mystery of Irish rebel chief lie in Spanish chapel?

Could 400-year-old mystery of Irish rebel chief lie in Spanish chapel?

Mallorca divers discover Roman shipwreck full of perfectly preserved jars of 1800-year-old ketchup

Mallorca divers discover Roman shipwreck full of perfectly preserved jars of 1800-year-old ketchup

Family discover ‘perfectly preserved’ Roman tomb hidden beneath home in southern Spain

Family discover ‘perfectly preserved’ Roman tomb hidden beneath home in southern Spain

Drought reveals long lost ‘Spanish Stonehenge’ in Extremadura reservoir

Drought reveals long lost ‘Spanish Stonehenge’ in Extremadura reservoir

Spain’s prehistoric humans loved their dogs to death

Spain’s prehistoric humans loved their dogs to death

Storm hits Cadiz and destroys cars, boats and buildings. But reveals long lost Roman ruins

Storm hits Cadiz and destroys cars, boats and buildings. But reveals long lost Roman ruins

Treasure hunters wanted: to retrieve sunken gold from 18thC Spanish galleon

Treasure hunters wanted: to retrieve sunken gold from 18thC Spanish galleon

Mexico finds dwelling for Aztec survivors of Spanish conquest

Mexico finds dwelling for Aztec survivors of Spanish conquest

A Spanish quest to hand down prehistoric secrets

A Spanish quest to hand down prehistoric secrets

Human flesh was on the menu 10,000 years ago in Spain

Human flesh was on the menu 10,000 years ago in Spain

14,000-year-old rock paintings found in Spanish resort town

14,000-year-old rock paintings found in Spanish resort town

Benidorm diver finds ring lost 37 years ago… and returns it

Benidorm diver finds ring lost 37 years ago… and returns it

DNA from ancient Phoenician shows Iberian ancestry

DNA from ancient Phoenician shows Iberian ancestry

Hiker stumbles upon dinosaur print in hills outside Barcelona

Hiker stumbles upon dinosaur print in hills outside Barcelona

Mexico unearths tomb of Spanish conquistador priest

Mexico unearths tomb of Spanish conquistador priest

Caveman study reveals genes NOT passed to modern man

Caveman study reveals genes NOT passed to modern man

This is what happened when Spain restored ancient castle

This is what happened when Spain restored ancient castle

Wanted: amateur Indiana Joneses for Spanish dig

Wanted: amateur Indiana Joneses for Spanish dig

Spanish study reveals sordid secrets of early human sex life

Spanish study reveals sordid secrets of early human sex life

Galicia town to take action against Google Translate over ‘clitoris’ gaffe

Galicia town to take action against Google Translate over ‘clitoris’ gaffe

Prehistoric humans were earliest polluters, Gibraltar cave study finds

Prehistoric humans were earliest polluters, Gibraltar cave study finds

French couple arrested for looting archaeological site in Catalonia

French couple arrested for looting archaeological site in Catalonia

Could this Spanish fossil be the world’s first flowering plant?

Could this Spanish fossil be the world’s first flowering plant?

Is Spain going back to the Stone Age?

Is Spain going back to the Stone Age?

Seabed gives up Spanish Armada wreck cannons

Seabed gives up Spanish Armada wreck cannons

Mystery of 19,000-year-old Spanish ‘red lady’

Mystery of 19,000-year-old Spanish ‘red lady’

Cervantes has been found…or has he?

Cervantes has been found…or has he?

Strait of Gibraltar was ‘Serengeti of the Med’

Strait of Gibraltar was ‘Serengeti of the Med’

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Is 400 year Cervantes mystery solved?

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Found in Spain: traces of Hannibal’s troops

Take The Local’s Spanish history quiz

Take The Local’s Spanish history quiz

Bronze Age ‘town hall’ in Spain Europe’s oldest

Bronze Age ‘town hall’ in Spain Europe’s oldest

Found: Spain’s earliest ever image of Jesus

Found: Spain’s earliest ever image of Jesus

Spain returns priceless booty to Colombia

Spain returns priceless booty to Colombia

Found: 1,000-year-old Islamic burial ground

Found: 1,000-year-old Islamic burial ground

Spain sends stolen booty back to Colombia

Spain sends stolen booty back to Colombia

7,000-year-old cave paintings found in Spain

7,000-year-old cave paintings found in Spain

Spanish team finds hidden ‘tomb of Jesus’

Spanish team finds hidden ‘tomb of Jesus’

Lost Spanish temple reveals scientific secrets

Lost Spanish temple reveals scientific secrets

Found: Proof Spain was home to giant hippos

Found: Proof Spain was home to giant hippos

Spanish 18th century ship found off Argentina

Spanish 18th century ship found off Argentina

Ancient Egyptian mummy unearthed by Spaniards

Ancient Egyptian mummy unearthed by Spaniards

Blue-eyed caveman from Spain rewrites prehistory

Blue-eyed caveman from Spain rewrites prehistory

World’s oldest human DNA found in Spain

World’s oldest human DNA found in Spain

Spain’s giant ‘dragon’ dinosaur a world first

Spain’s giant ‘dragon’ dinosaur a world first

Mystery cave find wows Spanish scientists

Mystery cave find wows Spanish scientists

Cops nab elderly Spanish ‘tomb raider’

Cops nab elderly Spanish ‘tomb raider’

Spanish dig reveals cannibal table manners

Spanish dig reveals cannibal table manners