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Richard III Coffin

Mysterious Coffin Buried Near 'Crooked King' Yields Big Surprise

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 03.02.2015 | Science

Archaeologists recently cracked open a mysterious "coffin-within-a-coffin" found just yards from the grave of King Richard III in Leicester, England -...

Controversy Erupts Over Plan To Map DNA Of Medieval King

LiveScience | Stephanie Pappas | Posted 02.26.2014 | Science

King Richard III has been dead for more than 500 years, but his bones continue to ignite fresh controversy. The medieval king, unearthed from a Leice...

King's Skull Comes Within Inches Of Destruction

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.28.2013 | Science

This was a close call: archaeologists have discovered that the skeleton of King Richard III was nearly destroyed during some mysterious disturbance at...

Archaeologists Discover Surprise Inside Tomb At Richard III Site

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 07.29.2013 | Science

Archaeologists in the U.K. were surprised this week when they opened a stone coffin at the Grey Friars site in Leicester where King Richard III was bu...