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Ötzi the ice mummy's secrets found in DNA - life - 28 February 2012 - New Scientist

Ötzi the ice mummy's secrets found in DNA - life - 28 February 2012 - New Scientist | Otzi the Iceman | Scoop.it
The ice mummy Ötzi may have met his death over 5000 years ago, but we now know the colour of his eyes and who his closest relatives are...
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Otzi’s final hours: A rest, a meal, then death

Otzi’s final hours: A rest, a meal, then death | Otzi the Iceman | Scoop.it

There is now broad agreement on the circumstances of Ötzi’s death. Around 100 experts on mummies from nearly every single continent gathered for the “2nd Bolzano Mummy Congress” held at the European Academy of Bolzano from the 20th to the 22nd October 2011, with the aim of discussing any diseases he might have been suffering from and the events surrounding his death. From the moment of his discovery twenty years ago Ötzi, the 5,000 year old glacier mummy, has been puzzling the scientific research community, though little by little he is also revealing many of his secrets.


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This is a relatively recent article (2011) that provides more current information about the death of "The Ice Man" from a respected journal

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News » International awards for the apps Tino the Triangle and Otzi

News » International awards for the apps Tino the Triangle and Otzi | Otzi the Iceman | Scoop.it
With the exclusive app for kids dedicated to Otzi the Iceman, the young and young at heart can take a fun and unforgettable journey into the Neolithic Age. Tino's adventures tell of a fun-filled journey, meeting animals, shapes, ...
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