‘Walking skeleton’: Suspended sentence for woman after dog found in ‘horrendous condition’

‘Walking skeleton’: Suspended sentence for woman after dog found in ‘horrendous condition’

Updated May 09, 2018 16:42:08 Photo: This is how Charlie looked when RSPCA officers took him in 2016. (Supplied: RSPCA) A woman has narrowly avoided jail for starving a Staffordshire bull terrier to the point it was just “skin and bone” in one of the worst cases of animal neglect …

Italian anthropologists unearth skeleton of man who used knife as prosthetic limb after arm amputated

Italian anthropologists unearth skeleton of man who used knife as prosthetic limb after arm amputated

Updated April 18, 2018 17:05:36 Photo: Photo and drawing of T US 380, showing the right arm, buckle and knife. (Ileana Micarelli et al., 2018) Anthropologists working in northern Italy have revealed a cutting-edge medieval approach to surviving the sudden loss of a limb. A male skeleton unearthed in 1996 …

‘Alien’ mummified skeleton actually a human baby, study finds

‘Alien’ mummified skeleton actually a human baby, study finds

Updated March 23, 2018 11:24:03 Photo: The mummy is likely no more than 40 years old, an expert said. (Supplied: Emery Smith) A tiny mummified skeleton with a cone-shaped head found in Chile, believed by some to be the remains of an alien, is actually a female human baby who …