New analysis reveals that a copper belt might have contributed to the mummification of a lung belonging to Merovingian royalty.
Thew news revives speculation about the identity of the mother of the boy king.
There is a 90 percent chance the tomb of King Tutankhamun contains a hidden chamber, Egypt's antiquities minister said on Saturday at the end of a three-day probe in the boy king’s burial.
King Arthur's grave, allegedly found by monks in 1181, is nothing but a pit filled with rubble.
A team plans to investigate the tomb using infrared thermography.
A major part of Henry V's war machine, the ship played a key role in conquering territory in France in the early 15th century.
On the day Queen Elizabeth II becomes Britain's longest-reigning monarch, we look at other record breaking rulers in British history.
The long-lost farewell letters of Mary Vetsera, who committed suicide with Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria, were discovered in a Viennese bank vault.
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