Browsing the "Bones" Tag

Carnivores snacked on Neanderthals

May 27th, 2015 | by Admin

An examination of Neanderthal fossils have revealed that the ancient people were sometimes victims of large carnivores. The authors base


Britain’s oldest cremated remains

April 16th, 2015 | by Admin

Cremated bone dating back to the Mesolithic period has been found in southeastern England, making it the oldest cremation in


Bones of Mary Rose sailors analysed

December 23rd, 2014 | by Admin

Raman spectroscopy has been used to analyze the bones of sailors on Henry VIII’s flagship, the Mary Rose. The sailors’