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Dec 5, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
An ancient Roman pond, surrounded by bits of Roman pottery, garbage pits and even a bronze fingernail cleaner, was unearthed in southern England.
Dec 3, 2014 01:26 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Genetic analysis of the remains of Richard III reveals a break in the male line that could question the royal lineage of the Tudors, including England's current queen. Continue reading →
Dec 2, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
Battled-scarred bones found under an English parking lot two years ago really do belong to the medieval King Richard III, according to a new analysis of genetic and genealogical evidence.
Nov 6, 2014 08:35 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The carvings included interlocking V shapes to invoke the protection of the Virgin Mary.
Nov 6, 2014 09:30 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The marks date to early 1606 and the reign of King James I, a period when superstition and paranoia gripped England.
Sep 16, 2014 06:30 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Forensic analysis of the King's skeletal remains has reconstructed blow by blow the king's last moments, revealing that Richard sustained 11 wounds at or near the time of his death.
Sep 10, 2014 12:33 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The unusual feature emerged as archaeologists scanned a 7.4-square-mile area around Stonehenge.Continue reading →
Aug 28, 2014 12:56 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The artifact had been well used by Roman soldiers and looks as though it was quite comfortable. Continue reading →
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