9 Things You Should Know About the Wars of the Roses
May 22, 2015

Five hundred sixty years after it began, learn nine key facts about the bloody feud that permanently altered the course of British history. Read More

Probable Royal Pelvic Bone Found in Museum Storage
January 22, 2014

British researchers have uncovered what may be King Alfred the Great’s pelvic bone. Read More

A Name Fit For a Prince
July 24, 2013

Get the facts on the complicated family history of Britain's newest royal arrival. Read More

5 Things You May Not Know About Queen Victoria
June 28, 2013

On the 175th anniversary of her coronation, here are five things you may not know about the iconic monarch. Read More

Richard the Lionheart’s Mummified Heart Gets a Forensic Workup
February 28, 2013

Researchers have conducted a biomedical analysis of King Richard I’s embalmed heart. Read More

Royal Announcement Leads to Succession Scramble
December 5, 2012

The announcement that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting a baby has put pressure on the British government to change centuries-old rules of royal succession. Read More

Guy Fawkes Day: A Brief History
November 5, 2012

As Britain celebrates Guy Fawkes Day today with fireworks and bonfires, look back at Fawkes’ failed Gunpowder Plot of 1605. Read More

King Richard III’s Body Found Under Parking Lot?
September 12, 2012

Archaeologists searching for the lost grave of King Richard III might have unearthed his remains in the English city of Leicester. Read More

8 Things You May Not Know About Queen Elizabeth II
June 1, 2012

Explore the extraordinary life and reign of Queen Elizabeth II. Read More

When Royal Watching Becomes Royal Stalking
October 4, 2011

Find out about Robert Moore, whose body was found near Buckingham Palace, and others with unhealthy royal fixations. Read More