More Clues about Richard III from His Bones

Some very interesting new information about Richard III’s diet has been gleaned from his bones. If you remember, Richard III’s bones were found and identified last year under a car park/parking lot. Now those bones are yielding some more facts about how Richard lived before his death at the Battle of Bosworth Field:

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/swan-egret-heron-revealed–the-richard-iii-diet-9673772.html

Apparently, Channel 4 did a fascinating-sounding documentary about it, which aired last night in the UK. I can’t wait for PBS to run it here stateside!

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