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Mummy mystery

Credit: Panzer et. al, PLOS ONE 2014
A 2014 paper in PLOS ONE has revealed that a mysterious mummy that had languished in German collections for over a century was once an Incan woman who…Read More »





was killed with several strikes to the head, possibly in a ritual murder.   Less «
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