Science Videos

from AP, Reuters, AFP, and other news services

Family Crypt in Italy Could Help Identify the Real Mona Lisa

Date:
August 9, 2013
Source:
Reuters / Powered by NewsLook.com
Summary:
Researchers conduct DNA testing on the remains of a woman who may have been the model for Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa, hoping to solve a centuries-old mystery.


Related Videos

last updated on 2014-11-24 at 1:49 am EST

Researchers Examine Remains of Suspected Mona Lisa

Researchers Examine Remains of Suspected Mona Lisa

Newsy (Aug. 9, 2013) — If the remains belong to the "Mona Lisa" model, researchers will do a reconstruction of her face to see how closely Leonardo da Vinci painted it.
Powered by NewsLook.com
Medieval St. Francis Manuscripts Coming to NY

Medieval St. Francis Manuscripts Coming to NY

AP (Nov. 13, 2014) — A collection of 13th and 14th century manuscripts about the life of St. Francis of Assisi will go on display at the United Nations next week, the first time the documents have been seen outside of Italy. (Nov. 13) Video provided by AP
Powered by NewsLook.com
Could Tomb Solve Mystery of Mona Lisa's Smile?

Could Tomb Solve Mystery of Mona Lisa's Smile?

AP (Aug. 9, 2013) — Scientists have opened a family tomb in Florence, hoping to conclusively identify the woman who inspired Leonardo da Vinci's iconic painting.
Powered by NewsLook.com
Stories of Those Buried Underneath Halifax's Oldest Churches

Stories of Those Buried Underneath Halifax's Oldest Churches

CBC (Feb. 5, 2013) — The skull of a 15th-century English king that was found under a parking lot in Leicester, England, has been used to reconstruct the monarch's face, via a technique that can help identify the victims of cold cases.
Powered by NewsLook.com

Related Stories


Share This



Search ScienceDaily

Number of stories in archives: 140,361

Find with keyword(s):
Enter a keyword or phrase to search ScienceDaily for related topics and research stories.

Save/Print:
Share:

Breaking News:
from the past week

from the past week

In Other News

... from NewsDaily.com

Science News

Health News

Environment News

Technology News



Save/Print:
Share:

Free Subscriptions


Get the latest science news with ScienceDaily's free email newsletters, updated daily and weekly. Or view hourly updated newsfeeds in your RSS reader:

Get Social & Mobile


Keep up to date with the latest news from ScienceDaily via social networks and mobile apps:

Have Feedback?


Tell us what you think of ScienceDaily -- we welcome both positive and negative comments. Have any problems using the site? Questions?
Mobile: iPhone Android Web
Follow: Facebook Twitter Google+
Subscribe: RSS Feeds Email Newsletters
Latest Headlines Health & Medicine Mind & Brain Space & Time Matter & Energy Computers & Math Plants & Animals Earth & Climate Fossils & Ruins