Oldes brains in Europe found in York
6:54am 29th March 2011
Scientists in York have found one of the oldest brains in Europe.
They've been carrying out tests on a Iron Age man's skull - which was excavated at the York Uni in 2008.
The head - which dates back 2 thousand 5 hundred years - still has parts of the man's brain material inside.
Researchers say it's an incredible find as everything should have decayed years ago.
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