“Vulture excarnation” in ancient Turkey

June 30, 2016

A group of headless skeletons led archaeologists to develop an interesting theory about this unique burial process at Çatalhöyük in Anatolia.



These Ancient Headless Corpses Were Defleshed By Griffon Vultures

By Kristina Killgrove


June 9, 2016

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