Benedictine monk wrote earliest identified reference to ball lightning in England

Enlarge (credit score: Aurich Lawson | Getty Photos | Trinity School) On October 21, 1638, folks had been congregating at a church at Widecombe-in-the-Moor, in Devon, England, when a extreme… Read more

X-rays reveal secrets and techniques of 14th-century tomb of England’s notorious Black Prince

Enlarge / Effigy of Edward of Woodstock, aka the Black Prince, in Canterbury Cathedral. (credit score: Josep Renalias/CC BY-SA 2.5) Guests to Canterbury Cathedral can view the effigy of a… Read more