A bog body is a human cadaver that has been naturally mummified in a peat bog.
Such bodies, sometimes known as bog people, are both geographically and ...
Tales from the Bog, Bog Bodies - Using CT scans and radiocarbon dating,
investigators hope to make sense of the bodies preserved in Europe s wetlands.
More than a thousand bog bodies and skeletons have come to light, and
scientists now have the means to study the remains in such detail that they can,
in a ...
Bog Bodies Rediscovered. Volume 63 Number 3, May/June 2010. by Jarrett A.
Lobell and Samir S. Patel. True tales from the peat marshes of northern Europe.
Aug 19, 2013 ... A new bog body has been discovered in Ireland, and may be the oldest bog body
How can we be certain that Ireland's bog bodies were the result of human
May 8, 2013 ... For centuries, archaeologists and other scholars have been trying to unravel the
mystery behind the hundreds of bodies—the oldest dating bac.
Sep 24, 2013 ... A 4000-year-old body from the peat of central Ireland is likely to be the world's
oldest bog body.
Mar 11, 2016 ... A British archaeologist argues that the miraculously preserved bodies were left in
the water as offerings to the gods.
Bog bodies are bodies that have been cast into or who fell into bogs while alive.
Peat bogs, bogs with rich mats of sphagnum moss, are fairly common in Europe,