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Ancient Artefacts Found in Melting Snow


Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 477 days ago - bbc.co.uk
An Iron Age tunic is among the discoveries found under melting snow on Norwegian mountains Other findings include Neolithic arrows and bow fragments, thought to be about 6000 years old



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Terry V. (30)
Thursday August 29, 2013, 5:04 pm
as things melt it will lead to more amazing finds
 

Sue Matheson (76)
Thursday August 29, 2013, 6:33 pm
thanks
 

Natasha Salgado (576)
Friday August 30, 2013, 6:29 am
I imagine discoveries abound due to the melting crisis....thanks
 

Robert O. (12)
Friday August 30, 2013, 10:22 am
Thanks Marty.
 

Pogle S. (88)
Friday August 30, 2013, 10:39 am
Fascinating; 6000 years ago was about the time that God was created by men!
 

Mike M. (56)
Friday August 30, 2013, 11:28 am
This is cool but climate change is not!
 

Bee S. (208)
Friday August 30, 2013, 12:10 pm
Like Mike M. saying.
 

Effie Ligon (57)
Friday August 30, 2013, 12:19 pm
We will find a LOT of interesting things as the ice and snow melt...
 

Wendy C. (109)
Friday August 30, 2013, 12:28 pm
How interesting! Thanks for posting :)
 

Glenn Byrnes (192)
Friday August 30, 2013, 12:29 pm
Noted. Thanks.
 

Catriona Macfarlane (48)
Friday August 30, 2013, 12:44 pm
Very interesting find.
 

Anne F. (17)
Friday August 30, 2013, 12:58 pm
wonderful to realize that these people of the older tiems knew that sheep wool was great to wear! Thanks.
 

Jaime A. (35)
Friday August 30, 2013, 1:00 pm
Noted, thanks.
 

Phil P. (93)
Friday August 30, 2013, 1:01 pm
If climate change keeps melting the glaciers, maybe one day they'll find the spaceship that brought our ancestors.
 

Jamie Clemons (283)
Friday August 30, 2013, 1:30 pm
Did they find Thor's hammer yet?
 

Allan Yorkowitz (448)
Friday August 30, 2013, 2:12 pm
What an ironic twist. The tunic is amazing none the less.
 

Birgit W. (152)
Friday August 30, 2013, 3:23 pm
Interesting, thanks.
 

Winn Adams (203)
Friday August 30, 2013, 3:59 pm
Wow, very interesting.
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Friday August 30, 2013, 5:45 pm
Thank you.
 

Lane Yoshiyama (1)
Friday August 30, 2013, 7:40 pm
Thanks for posting. Very interesting.
 

D D. (102)
Friday August 30, 2013, 9:06 pm
Incredible.....thank you.
 

Klaus Peters (13)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 3:43 am
A big catch for historians & scientists in the wake of global warming, bad news for every one else, glaciers are melting.
 

Lona Goudswaard (79)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 9:24 am
Who could have thought that climate change would have positive consequences, albeit for a very small group of people.
 

Malgorzata Zmuda (184)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 12:39 pm
dzięki za info
 

Bob P. (424)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 6:01 am
thanks Marty
 

Nimue Pendragon (275)
Tuesday September 3, 2013, 11:59 pm
noted
 
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