Alan K. Outram

Mar. 06, 2009

Oldest Known Horse Farm

Researchers have identified what they say is the earliest known example of the domestic raising of horses.

archaeology, horses, domestication, farming

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\t"Disturbingly informative," is how museum director Robert Hicks describes Philadelphia's Mütter Museum--items of interest include a gangrenous hand, wax models of extinct diseases, deformed bones and body parts. Now imagine what's in the basement. Science Friday got a behind-the-scenes tour.

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