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08-12-2016, 08:51 AM
<p><a href="http://news.yahoo.com/ancient-greek-skeleton-may-remains-human-sacrifice-zeus-140614247.html"><img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/x9bojrBiB0aWoFoSH6JNig--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3NfbGVnbztmaT1maWxsO2g9ODY7cHhvZmY9NT A7cHlvZmY9MDtxPTc1O3c9MTMw/http://media.zenfs.com/en_US/News/LiveScience.com/remains-of-teenager.jpeg" width="130" height="86" alt="Ancient Greek Skeleton May Be Remains of Human Sacrifice to Zeus" align="left" title="Ancient Greek Skeleton May Be Remains of Human Sacrifice to Zeus" border="0" /></a>A 3,000-year-old skeleton has been discovered at an altar dedicated to Zeus at Mount Lykaion in Greece, and archaeologists say the new finding may be the remains of a human sacrifice offered to the Greek god. The discovery was announced Wednesday (Aug. 10) in a statement from the Hellenic Ministry of Culture, Education and Religious Affairs. Archaeologists from the Mt. Lykaion Excavation and Survey Project excavated the skeleton, which appears to be that of a male teenager, this summer.</p><br clear="all"/>

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