Terrible things that have been found in ice

Terrible things that have been found in ice

The ice planet store in itself not a little mysteries that we still have to solve. What has been found - it strikes the imagination, and only spur interest for further research.

A giant virus

Terrible things that have been found in ice

Researchers at the University of Marseilles (France), together with Russian colleagues from the Institute of Physical-Chemical and Biological Problems found in the permafrost of the new virus.

Ice Ice virgin virgin Inca, Peru

Terrible things that have been found in ice

The mummy of a girl aged 14-15 found on the slopes of the volcano Nevado sabancaya the vast Peru, moreover, in 1999. Experts suggest that this teenager and several children chose to sacrifice because of their beauty.

Three mummies, who, in contrast to the embalmed Egyptian "colleagues" were subjected to deep freezing was found. seven-year boy's body is also subjected to study, but to explore the remains of a six-year girl, scientists still are not solved. Probably it had once struck by lightning, which could affect the accuracy of the survey results.

Terrible things that have been found in ice

Most likely, the three children were sacrificed, as evidenced by being close to them artifacts of gold, silver, clothes, bowls with food and extravagant headdress of white feathers of unknown birds.

Terrible things that have been found in ice

Historians suggest that the children were chosen by the Incas for their beauty. B Previous studies had established that prior to sacrifice them, throughout the year the children were fed "elite" products - maize and dried meat of llamas. The mummy of Princess Ukok, Altai

Terrible things that have been found in ice

This mummy called "Altai Princess" and it is assumed that Ukoka died in 5-3 centuries BC. e and treat Pazyryk culture of the Altai Territory.

The mummy of the boy, Greenland

Terrible things that have been found in ice

Near Greenland qilakitsoq settlement, which is located on the west coast of the largest island in the world, the whole family, mummified by low temperatures was discovered in 1972. This boy is not even a year old, when life left him. Scientists have established that he was sick Down syndrome.

Iceman, Alps

Terrible things that have been found in ice

Similaunsky man, whose age at the time of opening was about 5,300 years old, making him the oldest European mummy, received from the scientists nicknamed Ötzi. Discovered 19 September 1991 a pair of German tourists during a walk in the Tyrolean Alps, stumbled on the perfectly preserved due to the natural ice of mummification remains resident era Chalcolithic, it created a furor in the scientific world - nowhere else in Europe did not find the ideal survived to the present day the bodies of our distant ancestors.

from the Peruvian Andes Juanita

Terrible things that have been found in ice

Due to the cold peaks of the Andes mummy preserved quite well and now it belongs to the Museum of Andean Sanctuaries in Arikepe, but often travels around the world in a special sarcophagus. Frozen Mammoth

Terrible things that have been found in ice

On the islands of the Novosibirsk archipelago, they found a well-preserved in the ice of the carcass of the female mammoth. In addition to soft tissue researchers got another valuable "gift" - the blood of a mammoth. As no surprise, but it does not freeze at a temperature of -10 degrees, and scientists believe that it is this feature helped mammoths survive in the cold.

Mamontonok Yuka

Terrible things that have been found in ice

Mamontonok was found near the Laptev Sea, and he was named Yuka. Scientists believe that Yuka was lost (yes, the experts are inclined to believe that it was a female) at least 10 thousand years ago at the age of two and a half years, she was just beginning to erupt tusks.

In the Arctic, we found the wreckage of Sigismund Levanevskogo

Terrible things that have been found in ice

The expedition of the Russian Geographical Society accidentally discovered on the Yamal fragments, which may belong to the plane H-209 pilot Glavsevmorputi Sigismund Levanevskogo. The aircraft and its crew disappeared in August 1937. Human remains were found. Perhaps the pilots left the cockpit, but did not reach the people who suggested Fandyushin. He said that members of the Russian Geographical Society plan in March and April go on an expedition to explore the discovery in detail.

The remains of the soldiers of the First World in the Alps

Terrible things that have been found in ice

In connection with the melting of the ice, begin to emerge soldiers of the First World War. In 2014 the remains of 80 victims during the First World War, soldiers were found in the alpine ice melted, they are almost all well preserved turned into a mummy.

Terrible things that have been found in ice

together with them pictures of the war years, the cards were found, and even products that are still standing in the cold. The soldiers made a real military funeral. Now the main task is to preserve this heritage.

The couple

Terrible things that have been found in ice

The remains of Marcellin and Francine Dumoulin were found in the Swiss Alps, in the glacier Tsanfleuran. Police confirmed their identity after DNA test. The pair were found along with a backpack, a clock and a book. The couple left 7 letey that after two months of searching, was sent to a foster family.

The frozen woolly rhinoceros cub

Terrible things that have been found in ice

Yakut paleontologists for the first time in the history of paleontology found partially preserved remains of a baby woolly rhinoceros, buried under the permafrost of approximately 10 thousand years ago, that will help them understand how these animals survive in the harsh climate of the ice