Thu, Oct 16, 2014, 03:40 PM
A unique MRI scan on a 2,500 year old mummy of Siberian princess revealed that she died after suffering from breast cancer. The body of this ancient woman was preserved in ice in an elaborate grave in the Altai Mountains. She was famous for her remarkable tattoos and took cannabis to dull the pain of her illnesses. Use of drugs to cope with her illness may have given her a different state of mind making the Pazyryk culture kinsmen to believe that she could communicate with the spirits. Clothing and ornaments, a make-up bag with a small mirror and a stash of cannabis was also found in her tomb enabling experts to build a detailed picture of her life and looks. Watch the interesting video..