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‘Frankenstein’ Mummies From Bog Off Coast Of Scotland Show Mix Of Corpses

Illustration: Human Skeleton Front. CREDIT LadyofHats Mariana Ruiz Villarreal SOURCE Wikimedia Commons (Public Domain)

from Huffington Post

By: Charles Choi, LiveScience Contributor
Published: 07/09/2012 01:54 PM EDT on LiveScience

Mummies found off the coast of Scotland are Frankenstein-like composites of several corpses, researchers say.

This mixing of remains was perhaps designed to combine different ancestries into a single lineage, archaeologists speculated. . . . Read Complete Post