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During a recent archaeological site on Guernsey in English Channel scientists made a very unexpected discovery. One From the excavated ancient graves, scientists found the remains of a dolphin.
Philip de Jersey and his colleagues discovered a burial ground in which the bodies of medieval monks were buried. However, among of them, to everyone’s surprise, turned out to be the corpse of a marine mammal. The excavation manager reports:
It is very strange. We do not know what to think. What for Someone needed to dig a dolphin here many centuries ago? His grave was dug very carefully and made so that it It looked like a burial place of a person. Apparently, the one who he did, attached great importance to this animal. we wonder why? Dolphins were caught for meat and fat, however, for the first time I see that the animal is buried in a full the grave as a person.
Some researchers have suggested that dolphins could bury here to eat later. They say monks don’t I wanted to dig a special hole, so they put their prey to a grave intended for someone. In favor of this hypotheses say traces of salt (a known preservative) found in the earth and the remains of an animal. It is possible that the buried carcass the dolphin was simply forgotten, and other people took it for a grave with by the human body inside.
However, this theory is no less fantastic than all the others, oh which scientists are trying especially not to spread. Nonetheless, as a hypothesis that does not contradict any orthodox dogma science is quite acceptable. But the true reason for this we offer our readers to think about their own graves …