More to explore:
Axe head trauma via www.boneclones.com/
Margaret Mead (1901 - 1978) her enthnographic studies were a force behind the sexual revolution of the 1960s
A seashell beautifully placed in a Palaeolithic tool (from the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Cambridge) Via @Irish Archaeology
Hydrocephalic skull, 19th century.
Discerning race from the skull
Child's skull with secondary teeth.
A skull with bone cancer
this is creepy. like, seriously creepy.
I know. Could you imagine how painful that must have been?! The bone is like splitting away
it really grosses me out for some reason. and I really don't get grossed out easily!!!
It is pretty terrifying
Depressed skull fracture via Dead Sexy (@Morbid Blonde)
Discerning race from the skull - European ancestry (Forensic Anthropology)
Forensic anthropology and identification - hip prosthesis (via Odyssey Fieldschools @OdysseyForensic pic.twitter.com/agAP4U6eTw)
Giraffe Skull - Osteology Museum - Moore, OK by tossmeanote, via Flickr
Female pelvic girdle