At the height of Maya civilization, body modification included teeth which were sharpened to points, or into the letter "T" to represent the wind-glyph, and green jade was inlaid to "purify breath or express elegant speech.
Mère et l'enfant d'Altweis Mother and Child of Altweis, Luxembourg A Bell Beaker mother holds her child. Her heading orientation is non-standard for Beakerwomen, however her heading is not without precedence in Beaker mother/child graves. photograph: C. Weber
LaTenestitch (Copyright Denis Gliksman/Inrap) A necropolis recently discovered in northern France is providing remarkable new evidence of the La Tène Culture, enigmatic warriors who once dominated most of Iron Age Europe.
22 foot - 2500 pound Crocodile The people in a village on the Niger River in Africa were losing fellow villagers at such a rapid rate, that they had to call in the Army to hunt down the culprit. A 22 foot, 2500 pound Crocodile
Five skeletons were found in a Late Bronze Age pit, this one appears to be pointing towards the centre of a large horshoe ditch which was the focus of ceremonies. There is a piece of chalk in his left hand.