Read more about the article OTZI THE ICEMAN: 5,300-Year-Old Ice Mummy Died In Spring And Not Autumn As Previously Believed
Image shows the upper body of Otzi as it protruded from the ice on Tisenjoch mountain pass on Sep. 19, 1991. (Helmut Simon, Erika Simon/Newsflash)

OTZI THE ICEMAN: 5,300-Year-Old Ice Mummy Died In Spring And Not Autumn As Previously Believed

New research has suggested that Otzi the 5,300-year-old prehistoric iceman did not die in autumn before being preserved under winter snow, and instead had died in early spring on a high Alpine snow field. Image shows the investigation of Otzi in South Tyrol, Austria, undated photo. The South Tyrolean Museum…

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Read more about the article BLANKS OF MUMMY AND DAD: Students Seized After Father Helped Them Raid Ancient Egyptian Museum
Photo shows the artefacts that were allegedly stolen from a museum in Sohag University, Egypt, undated photo. Four people have been arrested in the Egyptian province of Sohag over the theft of 59 artefacts from the archaeological museum at Sohag University. (Egypt's Ministry of Interior/Newsflash)

BLANKS OF MUMMY AND DAD: Students Seized After Father Helped Them Raid Ancient Egyptian Museum

Three students and one of their dads have been seized by Egyptian police after they carried out a bungled heist at an archaeological museum packed with ancient artefacts. Photo shows the artefacts that were allegedly stolen from a museum in Sohag University, Egypt, undated photo. Four people have been arrested…

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Read more about the article MUMMY MIA: Oldest Known E. Coli Sample Dating Back To 16th Century Extracted From Italian Mummy
Researchers reconstruct the genome of E. coli, using fragments from gallstone of 16th century mummy. (Division of Paleopathology of the University of Pisa/Newsflash)

MUMMY MIA: Oldest Known E. Coli Sample Dating Back To 16th Century Extracted From Italian Mummy

The oldest known sample of an E. coli bacteria has been extracted from a 16th-century Italian mummy by an international team of researchers. Modern E. coli bacteria is often found in the digestive system of healthy humans and animals and while most forms of it are harmless, researchers revealed in…

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Read more about the article Russia MP: Mummified Princess Protects Us From COVID-19
Pic Shows: Erzhanat Begenov; This Russian MP claims his region is being kept safe from coronavirus by a mummified princess local residents worship.

Russia MP: Mummified Princess Protects Us From COVID-19

This Russian MP claims his region is being kept safe from coronavirus by a mummified princess local residents worship. Erzhanat Begenov, Deputy of the Republic of Altai Krai in southern Russia, says the region is being protected from the COVID-19 pandemic by a mummy of a princess which was found…

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Read more about the article Moment Experts Remove Wrapping From Mummy Of Inca Noble
Pic Shows: The mummy being examined; This is the moment experts open the mummified funeral remains of an Incan nobleman who lived in Peru between the 14th and 15th centuries.

Moment Experts Remove Wrapping From Mummy Of Inca Noble

Story By: Jonathan Macias, Sub Editor: Joseph Golder, Agency: Central European News  Video Credit: CEN/@ProyectoEspecialNaylampLambayeque This is the moment experts take the wrapping off the mummy of an Inca nobleman who lived in Peru between the 14th and 15th centuries. The funeral bundle was examined by experts at the museum of Tucume, an archaeological site…

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