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May 15, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The girl skeleton found by divers in Mexico's Eastern Yucatan Peninsula is 12-13,000 years old and shows a genetic link to modern Native Americans.
May 15, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Divers mapping underwater caves in Mexico's Eastern Yucatán Peninsula came upon a surprising find: the skeleton of a young, prehistoric girl.
May 7, 2014 02:17 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The skeleton was found with a brick stuck into the mouth -- evidence that the subject was believed to be a vampire. Continue reading →
Feb 25, 2014 08:50 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Dental plaque on the teeth of 1,000-year-old skeletons preserved bacteria and food particles.
Feb 13, 2014 10:40 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The bodies were mostly laid side-by-side, while small, empty spaces were fitted with the bodies of children.
Feb 13, 2014 10:55 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
It appears the individuals died the same time since there are multiple graves with multiple bodies.
Apr 23, 2013 09:50 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
See photos of the excavation of a 4,400-year-old female skeleton that may be the first Windsor queen.
Apr 22, 2013 01:56 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Tiger Cave in Sumatra holds the 3,000-year-old burials.