Harper Lee's article for FBI magazine on infamous 'In Cold Blood' killings found

Biographer of To Kill a Mockingbird author finds unsigned piece on quadruple murder at centre of Truman Capote’s In Cold Blood

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New theory on Stonehenge describes it as 'an ancient Mecca on stilts'

Whether it was a Druid temple, an astronomical calendar or a centre for healing, the mystery of Stonehenge has long been a source of speculation and debate. Now a dramatic new theory suggests that the prehistoric monument was in fact “an ancient Mecca on stilts”.

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1804 plot to kill Napoleon linked to British cabinet minister

When an officer at the battle of Waterloo told the Duke of Wellington that Napoleon was in their gun sights, the field marshal replied that it was "not the business of commanders to be firing upon one another".

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Looted 1,000 year-old Viking treasure discovered in British Museum storage room

Curator spots 1,000-year-old brooch in lump taken from 18th century excavation

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Stonehenge was built on solstice axis, dig confirms

English Heritage excavations show site has nothing to do with sun-worshipping, and find evidence circle was once complete

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DH Lawrence's poetry saved from censor's pen

Editor of new unexpurgated edition of controversial author's work claims it reveals him as brilliant war poet who attacked British imperialism

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'Hitler's Pope' revealed as a secret friend to Holocaust victims

Pope Pius XII helped Jewish refugees to hide from the Nazis, claims new book

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Revolution in filming reveals epic journey of the monarch butterfly

A documentary that captures in minute detail the insect's 2,000-mile trek across North America to Mexico premieres this week – and is tipped to be nature's next screen success

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From inside the chrysalis to epic migration: 'Flight of the Butterflies' revealed in 3D

Documentary that captures butterfly's extraordinary 2,000-mile trek across North America to Mexico is tipped to be next smash hit nature film

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Jack Kerouac's ex-girlfriend lifts lid on beat novelist's rise and fall

Joyce Johnson's new book reveals details of their relationship and how fame blighted On the Road author

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Mass grave reveals how volcano caused global catastrophe

Scientists search for the explosive source of a disaster that wiped out almost a third of Londoners in 1258

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Master forger comes clean about tricks that fooled art world for four decades

Ken Perenyi's memoir reveals how natural cracks and discoloured varnish would deceive even seasoned experts.

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