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A 110-Year-Old Discovery Reveals the Youngest Preserved Fetus from Ancient Egypt

UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE – (CNN) – The University of Cambridge revealed this week that they in fact have owned one of the oldest known fetuses in history.


The discovery of the ancient Egyptian mummy dates to around 665-525 B.C. – it is the only academically verified specimen to exist at 16 to 18 weeks. … Continue Reading ››