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World's oldest cheese on mummies

  1. Nov 27, 2014 #1

    Evo

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    mummy in china.jpg Two hundred mummies, 4,000 year old Europeans found in China. The accidental mumification is astounding.

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencet...ed-chests-3-500-year-old-Chinese-MUMMIES.html

    More here
    http://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/16/science/16archeo.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0
     
    Last edited: Nov 27, 2014
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  3. Nov 27, 2014 #2
    How can it be cheese if it's not milk based? If it is cheese... anyone got some crackers?
     
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