A Six-Millennia-Old Hug

(Telegraph) Archaeologists in southern Greece have discovered the grave of a man and woman buried as they died some 5,800 years ago - still tightly embracing. A senior member of the excavation team, Anastassia Papathanassiou, said the discovery - made in 2013 and publicised this week after DNA testing determined each skeleton's sex - is the oldest of its kind in Greece. Click here to read more.

(Telegraph) Archaeologists in southern Greece have discovered the grave of a man and woman buried as they died some 5,800 years ago – still tightly embracing.
A senior member of the excavation team, Anastassia Papathanassiou, said the discovery – made in 2013 and publicised this week after DNA testing determined each skeleton’s sex – is the oldest of its kind in Greece. Click here to read more.

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