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A 5,000-year-old skeleton was initially identified as a “probable young male” who was dubbed the “Ivory Man” and considered a “spectacular” find. But more than a decade later, researchers used a new molecular method to confirm the skeleton’s sex as part of a broader study on the discovery, and they got quite a shock. It turned out that the “Ivory Man” was in fact female.
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Australian scientists say they have made the world's first diagnosis of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in a professional female athlete.
An artist conjures a whimsical new version of a magnificent 15th-century mural