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Crave Ep. 219: Medieval skeleton found in roots of toppled tree

The remains of a 20-year-old medieval man were uncovered when a storm pulled down a tree in Ireland.

By September 17, 2015

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Medieval skeleton found in roots of toppled tree, Ep. 219

This week on Crave we see the future of aircraft landing gear and robotic automobiles inspired by insects and prehistoric fossils, we learn how to get over your ex-boyfriend with the Nickelblock app, and the remains of a young medieval stabbing victim are uncovered after a tree falls during a storm.

By September 17, 2015

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Medieval skeleton tangled in tree roots unearthed in storm

An ancient tree in Ireland topples over to reveal an even more ancient skeleton caught up in the roots.

By September 14, 2015

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British Library asks for help deciphering a medieval sword

An as-yet indecipherable inscription on a sword dating back to 800 years ago has researchers at the British Library flummoxed.

By August 9, 2015

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Real-life Legend of Zelda shield could withstand a medieval battle

"Man at Arms: Reforged" tackles Link's Hylian Shield and creates a masterpiece fit for a medieval armory.

By March 23, 2015

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Wanderers: 3D-printed spacewear for medieval Arab astronauts

A series of 3D-printed garments is inspired by space travel, symbiosis and the medieval astronomers of the Middle East.

By December 11, 2014

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Underground medieval palace revealed by surface survey

The layout of a medieval city underground at the site of Old Sarum has been revealed through the use of non-invasive digital mapping technologies.

By December 7, 2014

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Medieval bishop's theory resembles modern concept of multiple universes

A 13th-century bishop's theory about the formation of the universe has intriguing parallels with the theory of multiple universes.

April 27, 2014

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Take a tour of the Citadel of Carcassonne: a real life castle from video games, TV, and more.

In southwest France, south of Bordeaux, north of the Pyrenees, is the Citadel of Carcassonne, a massive walled city and castle that inspired board games, video games, and more. Here's a full tour.

By October 13, 2015

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Watch 'Black Angel' short originally shown with 'Empire Strikes Back'

A short medieval fantasy film was part of the experience theatergoers got when they went to see the "Star Wars" sequel. Then "Black Angel" disappeared, but now you can watch it on YouTube.

By May 14, 2015