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Archaeologists Unearth 5,000-Year-Old 'Third-Gender' Caveman | MNN - Mother Nature Network
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Tamara
- 1749 days ago - mnn.com
Archaeologists investigating a 5,000-year-old Copper Age grave in the Czech Republic believe they may have unearthed the first known remains of a gay or transvestite caveman
Romsey Abbey: The Mystery of the Hair in the Coffin
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Derek
- 484 days ago - bbc.in
In October 1839, the work of some gravediggers came to an abrupt halt when their tools hit something hard. It was a lead coffin. Inside they found some hair. Human hair.
Archaeologists Are Still Working on Blackbeards Abandoned Ship in North Carolina
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Derek
- 477 days ago - thevintagenews.com
In 2011, archaeologists believed they found an important piece of history. A partly-gilded hilt was found in a wreck off the North Carolina coast, and there was a sword inside the wreckage as well.
Mummies Discovered in Ancient Tomb Near Egypt's Luxor
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RosemaryR
- 124 days ago - ca.yahoo.com
Luxor (Egypt) (AFP) - Egyptian archaeologists have unearthed several mummies, colourful wooden sarcophagi and more than 1,000 funerary statues in a 3,500-year-old tomb near the city of Luxor hailed as an "important discovery". Antiquities officials
   

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