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Cracked Bones Reveal Cannibalism By Doomed Arctic Explorers


Science & Tech  (tags: bones, expedition, Canadian Arctic, cannibalism, research, cracked bones, discovery, environment, humans, investigation, world )

Lone
- 824 days ago - msn.com
An ill-fated 19th-century expedition that became trapped in the Canadian Arctic ended in a particularly gruesome type of cannibalism, new research suggests



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Teresa W (782)
Wednesday July 22, 2015, 2:40 pm
thank you
 

Animae C (517)
Wednesday July 22, 2015, 6:22 pm
"You have to imagine yourself in that situation, what would you do?"
i would definitely be one of the dead, nutrition for the others.

Human cannibalism happened more recently with a plane crash in mountains, i'll look it up.
 

Animae C (517)
Wednesday July 22, 2015, 6:27 pm
It was a plane crash in the Andes in 1972, a movie was made about it called 'Alive'

http://metro.co.uk/2012/06/11/andes-crash-survivor-roberto-canessa-eating-human-flesh-bought-us-time-463634/
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday July 22, 2015, 11:08 pm
Can't imagine that. thx Lone
 

Tanya W (65)
Thursday July 23, 2015, 3:24 am
Amazing discovery and unthinkable. Thank you Lone.
 

David C (196)
Thursday July 23, 2015, 2:13 pm
I've a copy of the book on the Andes plane crash......it was what they had to do to live, don't judge others until you've lived in their shoes
 

Birgit W (160)
Thursday July 23, 2015, 2:25 pm
Noted.
 

Roger G (154)
Thursday July 23, 2015, 3:09 pm
so glad that I never found myself in such a situation... brrr
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Thursday July 23, 2015, 4:53 pm
Noted. Thank you for the article.
 

Inge B (197)
Friday July 24, 2015, 12:36 am
Go Vegan, maybe...???

Love
 

Adrienne L (9)
Friday July 24, 2015, 12:39 am
Thanks
 

pam w (139)
Friday July 24, 2015, 7:44 am
YOU would do it, too!
 

Jonathan H (0)
Friday July 24, 2015, 10:02 am
Noted
 

Aaron Bouchard (158)
Friday July 24, 2015, 4:17 pm
noted thakns
 

Miriam AWAY S (61)
Thursday September 10, 2015, 6:12 am
Thanks for posting Lone! Hard to believe, wow! Noted.
 
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