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Jan 14, 2016 11:40 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The 5,300-year-old mummy's maternal line appears to have originated and died out in the eastern Italian Alps.
Jan 7, 2016 02:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The Iceman had a stomach bug and scientists had to melt the mummy to make the discovery.
Jan 7, 2016 02:01 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The finding not only suggests the Iceman may have been feeling ill on the day he was murdered, but offers a glimpse into the history of Europeans.
Dec 22, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The Iceman, who died between 3370 and 3100 B.C., has 61 marks on his body made by fine incisions into which charcoal was rubbed.
Jan 27, 2015 02:38 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A new imaging technique allowed researchers to identify 61 tattoos on the 5,300-year-old mummified body of Ötzi the Iceman.
Jul 31, 2014 09:20 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Otzi the Iceman, a well-preserved mummy discovered in the Alps, may have had a genetic predisposition to heart disease, new research suggests.
Apr 10, 2013 04:28 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Three-dimensional scans of the Iceman's teeth show a number of painful conditions related to a Neolithic diet. ->
Jul 20, 2011 01:21 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A female skeleton, also known as 'Oetzi's girlfriend,' has been lying on her side for 5,000 years in the Italian Alps.
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