Category: Week 4

Week 4

When examining the circumstances of death of the bog bodies and that of the Iceman, it is often assumed that both cases were murder. For me, the difference between the two cases is situation. Based on the evidence gathered about…

The Bog Bodies and The Iceman

Murder mysteries are a source of adventure and entertainment to the public. They ignite our sense of curiosity and cause us to think about the different options and try to come up with our own solution to the case.  This…

Bog Bodies and The Iceman

Murder, or not murder, that is the question. The circumstances surrounding the deaths of the bog people and of the Iceman are still shrouded in mystery, but new technology is shedding more light on the truth.  Beyond what scientific method…

Week 4 – Bog Bodies and Iceman

Both the bog bodies and Iceman cases were very intriguing mysteries to archaeologists.  They both had to do with the murder of ancient humans.  However, just calling them murders doesn’t do the complicated theories justice. The bog bodies had very…

Life and Death

During the lecture on the bodies found in bogs I had guessed right away that the people were either being executed for crimes or were human sacrifices because the deaths were so similar and brutal. The way the people were…