The earliest case of Down syndrome comes from a 5- to 7-year-old child who lived in medieval France some 1,500 years ago.
The Allied invasion of Normandy was the largest of its kind in history and set the stage for Nazi surrender.
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.
A mummified head identified three years ago as that of French king Henry IV may not belong to him, according to a new study.
Vineyard records dating back to the 14th century show that the time to harvest pinot noir correlates with ocean temperatures.