Category: skeleton

The reason why we view neanderthals as hunched over and…

The reason why we view neanderthals as hunched over and degenerate is that the first skeleton to be found was arthritic.

Photo : Erich Ferdinand / Flickr

In Ireland in 2015, a skeleton was found in the roots of a tree…

In Ireland in 2015, a skeleton was found in the roots of a tree that had blown over during a storm. It was the skeleton of a young man buried around 1200 CE. His bones showed injuries from a sharp blade, and he had been buried in a shallow grave. His remains became tangled in the tree’s roots as it grew.

A 2,000-year-old Thracian chariot with horse skeletons was found…

A 2,000-year-old Thracian chariot with horse skeletons was found in Bulgaria.

Astronauts in space lose on average 1% of their bone mass a…

Astronauts in space lose on average 1% of their bone mass a month. Most of which is excreted in their urine. They literally pee their skeleton out.

A CT scan of an 1000-year-old Buddha statue revealed the…

A CT scan of an 1000-year-old Buddha statue revealed the skeleton of a monk inside.

There is a disease which causes damaged soft tissue to regrow as…

There is a disease which causes damaged soft tissue to regrow as bone. Sufferers are slowly imprisoned by their own skeletons.

Photo : Joh-co / wikimedia

HAPPY HALLOWEEN – Climbing skeletons make one creepy halloween…

HAPPY HALLOWEEN – Climbing skeletons make one creepy halloween decoration!

Artwork by A. Plant (2016)

Artwork by A. Plant (2016)