Beginning in 5300 BC, a Linearbandkeramik or Linear Pottery culture (LBK) developed in the region of Herxheim in southwest Germany, one that could be described as an idyllic Stone Age settlement.
Who put Bella in the witch elm? In 1943 the remains of a murdered woman were found, stuffed into a hollow tree. The graffiti "who put Bella in the witch elm?" has been appearing in the area ever since. The question has never been answered, though theories of black magic and espionage have been put forward. - Click for story
Known as the Detmold child, this 8 to 10 month old baby died in Peru around 4480 BC, more than 3000 years before the birth of Tutankhamun. According to a recent scan using X-ray computed tomography, the child was born with a malformed heart