Browsing the "Ötzi the Iceman" Tag

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


Oetzi the Iceman gets a new face

February 23rd, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

In honour of the 20th anniversary of his discovery, Oezti the Iceman is getting a new face for an exhibit



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