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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.
Oct 12, 2014 10:45 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A mosaic floor made from small white, black, gray, blue, red and yellow pebbles emerged during a dig.
Oct 12, 2014 10:55 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The central theme depicts a chariot in motion driven by Hermes, who is most likely escorting King Philip II to the Underworld. Continue reading →
Oct 10, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
King Philip II's bones are buried in a tomb along with a mysterious woman-warrior.
Jul 23, 2014 09:40 AM ET // AFP
U.S. man planted a flag in a tiny parcel of uninhabited land on the border between Egypt and Sudan, and The Kingdom of North Sudan was born.
Oct 9, 2013 07:00 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
A mummified head identified three years ago as that of French king Henry IV may not belong to him, according to a new study.
Sep 6, 2013 01:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
In light of Richard III's parasitic worms, we present famous rulers through time and their many afflictions.