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Feb 25, 2015 01:42 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Analysis reveals major cuts to the king's feet, ankles, and lower back, as well as multiple blows to his skull.
Feb 12, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The lethal stabbing that killed the English king was determined by finding a major mark on the interior surface of the skull.
Jan 30, 2015 08:30 AM ET
With the recent passing of Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah, new concerns have arisen for women's rights going forward. Abdullah was a devout conservative Muslim leader, but he was able to push for some reforms for women. Trace explains what lies ahead.
Dec 27, 2014 11:43 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
From a mysterious Greek tomb to revelations about King Richard, 2014 was a big year for big finds.
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.
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