3,000-Year-Old Body Found In Irish Bog (VIDEO)

08/12/2011 06:47 pm ET | Updated Oct 12, 2011

This was a discovery for the ages. Archaeologists in Ireland have uncovered a dead body that may date back to many centuries ago.

The human remains are thought to be of a woman. While it's missing a head and torso, its legs appear to be well preserved by chemicals from an Irish bog.