2,000-year-old skeleton found in Greek shipwreck


This video, recorded in Greece, says about itself:

The famous shipwreck that brought us the mysterious Antikythera mechanism has revealed a new secret: a two thousand year old human skeleton. The team hopes to extract DNA from the skull – a feat never attempted before on bones this old that have been underwater.

Read Nature‘s news article here.

Read about the Return to Antikythera project here.

19th September 2016

See also here.

1 thought on “2,000-year-old skeleton found in Greek shipwreck

  1. Pingback: Sculpture, other discoveries of ancient Greek shipwreck | Dear Kitty. Some blog

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