10,000-year-old mummified lions were recently found buried deep in a glacier. What are the other ways nature takes us back in time?
Ancient Cave Lion Cubs Found in Russian Permafrost
“The bodies of two extinct cave lion cubs from at least 10,000 years ago have been recovered in Russia’s Sakha Republic, almost perfectly preserved in permafrost, The Siberian Times reports.”
How Mummies Work
“The most familiar mummies, of course, are the carefully wrapped bodies of ancient Egypt. These figures are only one subsection of the world’s mummy population, however. In the past 200 years, scientists, adventurers and capitalists have discovered ancient mummies in diverse locales all around the world.”
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