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News Release 11-040

Discovery Of Oldest Northern North American Human Remains Provides New Insights Into Ice-Age Culture

NSF-funded scientists and Alaska Natives collaborate on find of cremated child

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Photo of excavation site and the words Photo Gallery.

See the researchers uncovering the remains of the child's skeleton in this photo gallery.

Credit: Lisa Raffensperger, National Science Foundation


Cover of the February 25, 2011 issue of the journal Science.

The researchers' findings are described in the February 25, 2011 issue of the journal Science.

Credit: Copyright AAAS 2011

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