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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.
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.
Jun 18, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
King Richard III of England will be laid back to rest in a wooden coffin sealed inside a tomb made of Swaledale fossil stone.
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.
Nov 5, 2013 01:30 PM ET // Discovery News & Paul Heltzel
From Viking parliaments to kings to bee swarms … you’d be surprised to learn about all the strange things found in -- and under -- parking lots.
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.