Archaeologists discover mummified pre-Inca BABY in Peru
The mummified skeleton has been preserved for more than 1,000 years outside Peru's capital...
Momias incas revelan uso de drogas y alcohol en rituales
"Esto no es una momia disecada o un conjunto de huesos que es una persona,. Esto es un niño, y estos datos que hemos generado en nuestros estudios es realmente apuntan a algunos mensajes conmovedores acerca de sus últimos meses y años.”
German Mummies | Quinientos añosdespués, los incas muestran sus secretos
Five heart-warming and heart-breaking archaeological discoveries http://www.ancient-origins.net/news-general-editorials/most-touching-archaeological-discoveries-reported-2013-001129
Researchers have sequenced the genome of a young boy who was sacrificed as part of an Incan ritual around 500 years ago, and his DNA suggests that the Andes were a lot more genetically diverse before the Spanish arrived in the Americas at the end...
Lightning Girl is a preserved Andean Mummy from the Inca Empire, a six year old girl who was sacrificed for religious rites and imperial control over the mountain peasant population. She was discovered on Llullaillaco volcano, her body extremely well preserved- having spent approximately five hundred years at a eighty-two foot altitude- save for the damage caused by a lightning strike (which took off her ear and charred her left shoulder), hence her given name by archaeologists.
Inca children found on Chile's El Plomo Peak, dead for 500 years. His hair is plaited in more than 200 braids and miniature idols and keepsakes surround him. There may be hundreds of sacrificial Inca children entoumbed in graves of ice 15000 feet on Andean peaks.