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Human skeleton found on famed Antikythera shipwreck -

Hannes Schroeder snaps on two pairs of blue latex gloves, then wipes his hands with a solution of bleach. In front of him is a large Tupperware box full of plastic bags that each contain sea water and a piece of red-stained bone. He lifts one out and ...and more »

Ancient skeleton discovered on Antikythera Shipwreck - Science Daily

Date: September 19, 2016; Source: Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution; Summary: An international research team discovered a human skeleton during its ongoing excavation of the famous Antikythera Shipwreck (circa 65 B.C.). The shipwreck, which holds ...and more »

Human Remains Found at Ancient Roman-Era Shipwreck - New York Times

Underwater archaeologists have found a 2,000-year-old skeleton belonging to a victim of the famed Antikythera shipwreck from ancient Roman times. The bones are the latest prize from a treasure trove that has yielded bronze statues, marble sculptures ...and more »

Scientists uncovered a skeleton from the ancient world's most famous — and mysterious — shipwreck - Washington Post

Brendan Foley was only three minutes into his first dive on his first day at the site of the 2,100-year-old Antikythera shipwreck when a colleague came swimming over to him. "You've gotta see this," they said. "We found bones. We found a skull ...and more »

Ancient Skeleton Found on Famed Antikythera Shipwreck - Live Science

Excavations in 2016 at the Antikythera shipwreck found a nearly intact skull, including the cranial parietal bones. Credit: Brett Seymour, EUA/WHOI/ARGO. A well-preserved 2,000-year-old skeleton of a young man found on the famous Antikythera shipwreck ...and more »

Millennia-old skeleton discovered in Mediterranean shipwreck - Deutsche Welle

Archaeologists have discovered the 2,000-year-old skeleton of a man in a Mediterranean shipwreck. They hope to extract DNA from the skeleton and determine who he was. Schiffswrack von Antikythera Skelettfund. Archaeologists discovered a 2,000-year-old ...and more »

2000-Year-Old Human Skeleton Found On Famed Shipwreck - Huffington Post

Researchers found the skeleton last August during their ongoing excavation of the wreck, which lies on the ocean floor off the Greek island of Antikythera in the Aegean Sea. “Against all odds, the bones survived over 2,000 years at the bottom of the ...and more »

A Human Body Has Been Found in this Famous 2100-Year-Old Shipwreck - Motherboard

The story of “Pamphilos,” an ill-fated passenger on a merchant vessel that sank during the first century BCE. SHARE · TWEET · Becky Ferreira. Sep 19 2016, 12:10pm. Divers examine the newly excavated skeleton. Image: Brett Seymour, EUA/WHOI/ARGO. Divers ...and more »

Ancient Skeleton Uncovered at the Antikythera Shipwreck - Gizmodo

Marine archaeologists have found the partial remains of a 2,000-year-old skeleton while conducting an excavation at the Antikythera shipwreck, the famous site that yielded the freakishly-advanced Antikythera Mechanism. Incredibly, the ancient remains ...and more »

Ancient Human Skeleton Found in Antikythera Shipwreck - HowStuffWorks NOW

Archaeologists excavate newly discovered skeletal remains at the Antikythera shipwreck site. Brett Seymour/EUA/WHOI/ARGO. Researchers have found a new set of human remains at the same site where the Antikythera Mechanism, one of the most compelling and ...and more »