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New Tattoos Found on Oetzi the Iceman

A new imaging technique allowed researchers to identify 61 tattoos on the 5,300-year-old mummified body of Ötzi the Iceman.

January 27, 2015
2:38 PM EST
This image shows the set of tattoos seen on the iceman mummy through imaging processing. | Marco Samadelli/Eurac/Museo Archeologico dell'Alto Adige