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Remains of Richard III to be sequenced

Scientists in the U.K. will sequence the genome of King Richard III. For this, scientists from the University of Leicester are collecting bone samples from which to extract DNA.

Hunchback King Richard III infected with worms

London - Researchers have found that King Richard III was likely infected with parasitic worms that grew to be as large as a foot in length.

Richard III exhibition attracts more than 50,000 visitors Special

Leicester - A major exhibition telling the story of King Richard III, his life and times and the search for his lost remains is open until 2014 at the Guildhall, close to Leicester Cathedral. So far the exhibition has attracted more than 50,000 visitors.

A 17th generation niece of King Richard III from Vancouver Island

Some 21,000 fought in the Battle of Bosworth in 1485, 16,000 more humans than live in Nanoose Bay on Vancouver Island, Canada. Leslie Ibsen lives there and it turns out she is related to the most famous man to die at Bosworth, King Richard III.

Face of King Richard III reconstructed from skull (video)

Recently Richard III's remains were identified "beyond a reasonable doubt", and now, using techniques normally used to identify victims of crime, experts have rebuilt and recreated his face.

Richard III's skeleton: Is it really beyond reasonable doubt?

Richard Buckley, lead archaeologist of the University of Leicester, reported Monday in the city 90 miles northwest of London saying that the individual exhumed at Greyfriars in September 2012 is indeed Richard III, the last Plantagenet king of England.

Researchers say remains found in Leicester are King Richard III

Leicester - After several hundreds of years of not knowing where the final remains of King Richard III were, the tests regarding the human remains found under a Leicester parking lot are in. The body has been proven to be that of King Richard III.

Are tests on remains of King Richard III conclusive? Not just yet

Leicester - It appears that the results on whether or not the remains of King Richard III were buried under a Leicester parking lot are not yet ready to be announced, but will be soon. It is strongly believed by many that these remains are of King Richard III.

The search for King Richard III: Test results expected in January

Leicester - Archeologists who uncovered the remains of a body suspected to be of King Richard III say the test results may not be ready until after the new year arrives.

Human remains found under parking lot may be of King Richard III

Leicester - A new development in the search for King Richard III's remains was announced today. An archeology team, led by the University of Leicester, found human remains in the location where researchers believe the king may have been buried.

Is King Richard III buried under a British parking lot?

Leicester - A search is underway to find the final resting place of King Richard III. It is newly speculated the 15th century King is buried under a parking lot located in Leicester, England.

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