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Our big boned ancestors

Your average Stone Age man or woman had legs like an Olympic runner.

And probably not because of any genetic difference from you or me but because they walked and ran many miles every day, often loaded down with game animals, foraged plants, firewood, their infant children, and everything else they had to transport. 525 more words


LAPD: Hiker Reports Finding Skeletal Remains In Hollywood Hills

HOLLYWOOD HILLS (CBSLA.com) — Police are investigating after a hiker reported finding skeletal remains in the Hollywood Hills Tuesday.

A LAPD spokesperson tells CBS2/KCAL9 a call came in around 4 p.m. 29 more words


Skeletal Remains Found At Cleared Fort Worth Homeless Camp

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Authorities in Fort Worth have found skeletal remains behind an abandoned elementary school after evicting more than 80 people using the area as a homeless camp. 74 more words


Skeletal Remains Found Off Long Island Nature Trail

SETAUKET, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Police on Long Island are investigating after human remains were found off a nature trail, police said.

Suffolk County police said a hiker discovered the skeletal remains Sunday afternoon after observing deer gathered at the spot. 134 more words


Human remains found near Long Island hiking trail

SETAUKET, Long Island (PIX11) — Skeletal remains were found over the weekend along a hiking and bike trail on Long Island, police said Monday.

The Suffolk County Medical Examiner is working to identify the remains, which were reported by an anonymous caller at about 4 p.m. 56 more words

Long Island

Inside the Bone Room: The hidden collection of human remains in Australia's busiest morgue

Daily Mail Australia Candace Sutton 16 February 2015

Hidden away just behind Sydney’s busiest road and down a corridor off Australia’s biggest morgue, lie 250 sets of human bones whose origin until now have been shrouded in mystery.  64 more words

Forensic Pathology

Police Investigate Human Bones Found In Vacant Field

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston police are trying to identify skeletal remains found in a vacant field.

Police on Wednesday announced a coroner has determined the bones are human. 44 more words