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Aug 8, 2014 11:30 AM ET // Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience Managing Editor
Officials have finally decided on the reinterment details for the remains of the 15th-century English ruler.
May 30, 2014 08:20 AM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Shakespeare called him a hunchback, but a new three-dimensional model of King Richard III's spiraling spine shows his true disability: adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.
Apr 25, 2014 08:00 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
New genetic evidence casts further doubt on the authenticity of a grisly French relic: a gourd long believed to be stained with the blood of Louis XVI.
Feb 26, 2014 08:40 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Computer simulations suggest Sultan Moulay Ismaïl could have done it by having sex about once a day for 32 years.
Feb 5, 2014 11:54 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Bones in a golden casket in Germany belong to the casket's rightful occupant: Charlemagne, one of Europe's earliest and most successful monarchs, according to new research. Continue reading →
Jan 21, 2014 10:20 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
A piece of an ancient pelvis bone that had been tucked away in museum storage might belong to the English King Alfred the Great or his son Edward.
Jan 9, 2014 09:50 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
A newly translated Hebrew text claims to reveal where treasures from King Solomon's temple were hidden.
Oct 18, 2013 03:20 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The English city of York has long loved Richard III, as highlighted by a 600-year-old manuscript.
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