Richard III tests show illegitimacy
Scientists carrying out tests on the skeleton of Richard III have found “overwhelming evidence” of infidelity in hish family tree. Genetic mat terial from the remains of the Plantagenet monarch, wwhich were unearthed inn 2012, shows that while DNA passed down on the maternal side matches that of his liv ving relatives, information ffrom the male side does s not. Although the evide nce still supports thee skeleton’s id dentity, the findings raise new questions about the royal line of succession. For details, see bbc. in/1BUCHw5.