Who killed it?
Symbols, amulets and other talismans from around the globe.
Scientists now believe the plague spread too fast for rats to be the culprits.
And they're not always your usual medieval money pit. Some have ghosts or rumors of hidden treasure.
The advent of electricity changed the way we sleep.
For one thing, medieval Europe wasn’t all white.
Their code of conduct was designed to keep the warrior-knights humble, chaste and—most of all—obedient.
Holy wars. Papal proclamations. Exiles and inquisitions. It was a busy time.
For centuries, people have had unusual fixations with new materials.
These were special spots for the Brotherhood.