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18 May, 2021 - 19:02
Infrared Reveals a Wife Swap in a Prominent Medieval Religious Book
Some good old-fashioned swinging? Medieval photoshopping? Not quite, but scientists have discovered something about Francis I of Brittany that he would surely have preferred to have kept secret...
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29 June, 2020 - 14:01
Medieval Inscription Found in Teutonic Knights’ Castle of Cēsis
The famous Cēsis Castle in central Latvia has given up an ancient secret carved within its bloodstained stone walls. Cē sis Castle is one of the most iconic medieval castles in Latvia. Founded in...
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4 February, 2019 - 23:01
Bed Bought Online for £2200 May be 15th Century Bridal Bed of King Henry VII
A bed bought online by an antiques dealer in Britain for just £2200 (US$ 2500) may actually be the only surviving example of royal furniture from the Tudor Era. It is believed that the ornately...
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15 January, 2019 - 22:59
Shipwreck’s Cargo Belonged to Most Important Shogun Clan in Japanese History
In recent decades marine archaeology has greatly expanded our knowledge of the past. A Japanese team of marine archaeologists has made an amazing discovery at the bottom of the sea. They have been...
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17 January, 2018 - 18:52
Has the King Arthur Gene Been Traced?
If stories of King Arthur and his knights are based on real people their DNA markers should still be with us today. New DNA research has perhaps found the King Arthur gene. The Genetic Lead R1b-L513...
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15 June, 2017 - 19:09
The Double-Headed Eagle: An Everlasting Symbol of Power
The double-headed eagle has been a popular symbol associated with the concept of a powerful Empire. Most contemporary uses of the symbol are exclusively associated with its use by the Byzantine...
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