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New tattoos found on Ötzi the Iceman

February 3rd, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

New technology has revealed previously unknown tattoos on Ötzi the Iceman, a 5,300-year-old mummy found Frozen in the Alps in

Ötzi the Iceman’s genome sequenced

March 1st, 2012 | by Sevaan Franks

Ötzi the Iceman, whose 5,300-year-old body was found preserved in the Alps, has had his genome sequenced, revealing some new

Ötzi the Iceman’s last meal

June 24th, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

Researchers have tested the contents of Ötzi the Iceman’s stomach, discovering what his last meal was. Scientists previously analyzed the

Ötzi the Iceman had bad teeth

June 16th, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

Ötzi, the 5,300-year-old mummy found in the Italian Alps, suffered from cavities and periodontal diseases. “Although the Iceman did not