News Stories relating to "oetzi"
Thursday, August 9, 2012
Researchers have provided the first molecular evidence that Neanderthals not only ate a range of cooked plant foods, but also understood its nutritional and medicinal qualities. Oetzi
, he prehistoric "iceman" (who was not a Neanderthal),...
Monday, June 11, 2007
In 1991, as a result of global warming, a 5,300-year-old corpse was discovered in the melting snow of the Alps. He became known as "Oetzi," after the Oetz Valley where he was found. Scientists have learned a lot about what life was like in prehistoric times by studying his body. Now they've finally figured out how he died.