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 ...
Aug 6, 2015 ... In his popular book The Bog People, Glob proposes that many bodies were
brutally sacrificed in ritual killings to appease a fertility goddess.
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
Bog Bodies - Bog People. Bog bodies, which are also known as bog people, are
the naturally preserved human corpses found in the sphagnum bogs in ...
Jul 21, 2014 ... Scientists have long studied these so-called “bog bodies” in the hopes of
learning more about who they were and how they died. Recent ...
Mar 11, 2016 ... A British archaeologist argues that the miraculously preserved bodies were left in
the water as offerings to the gods.
Sep 24, 2013 ... A 4000-year-old body from the peat of central Ireland is likely to be the world's
oldest bog body.
Oct 22, 2015 ... Bog bodies usually have slashed throats, broken noses, shattered skulls, or other
signs of a violent death.