A human brain was preserved for 4,000 years after being boiled in its own skull


The brain was found in 2010 in an ancient burial ground that appeared to have been burned — charred skeletons and wooden objects were found, but somehow brain tissue inside the skulls of four skeletons had been preserved.


Image source and article: http://www.theverge.com/2013/10/3/4798898/human-brain-preserved-for-4000-years-after-being-boiled


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