Diepholz Attic Mummy Contains Human Bones
Many thought the mummy found last month by ... with an imitation," he says. "But a human body, and perhaps more than one, were used to make it." A missing neck vertebrae points to the possibility that the bones could belong to more than one body.
Have fun teaching bone health to kids
Here are some basic facts about bone health for kids. Use this checklist when teaching groups of kids or your own children. Involve them by asking the questions and waiting for the answers. It’s really fun! How many bones in an adult human body?
The Human Edge: Finding Our Inner Fish
Shubin says his find, which he named Tiktaalik, represents an important evolutionary step, because it has the structures that will ultimately become parts of our human bodies. Shoulders, elbows, legs, a neck ... but many of the parts critical for making ...
What Are the Major Bones in the Human Body?
The human body is made up of 206 bones. Photo Credit skeleton image by JASON WINTER from Fotolia.com Adults have 206 bones. Babies are born with about 300 bones, but many fuse together ... Several major bones make up your limbs. The arms each contain ...
Skin, bones and tissue for sale: How the dead are being used for grisly trade in human body parts
On Feb. 24, Ukrainian authorities made an alarming discovery: bones and other human tissues ... ways to use the tissue to help patients and by helping as many patients as possible from each donation.' Despite its growth, the tissue trade has largely ...