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"The reason people think they are [only] heads is there are about 150 statues buried up to the shoulders on the slope of a volcano, and these are the most famous, most beautiful and most photographed of all the Easter Island statues," Van Tilburg, who is also a fellow at the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at the University of California, Los Angeles, told Life's Little Mysteries. "This suggested to people who had not seen photos of [other unearthed statues on the island] ...

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This is the body of a man who died over 5000 years ago, preserved through direct contact with the scorching sands of Upper Egypt. His corpse was put into a shallow pit curled-up as if in sleep. His grave-goods were placed alongside him, and he was then covered with sand. The hot sand absorbed all the water in his body, preventing bacteria from causing decay. Ginger’s excellent state of preservation - even down to his hair, hence ‘Ginger’ - fulfills one of the crucial Egyptian ideas