Into the Ossuary: Consult the Bones - Part 2


You and your skeleton are cordially invited to join your Stuff to Blow Your Mind hosts on an excursion into the bone-choked depths of the HowStuffWorks ossuary. What curious skulls and skeletal specimens will they uncover? What curious science and cultural anomalies will factor into their discoveries? Grab a torch and join them in the depths in part 2 of 2.

Into the Ossuary: Consult the Bones - Part 2

You and your skeleton are cordially invited to join your Stuff to Blow Your Mind hosts on an excursion into the bone-choked depths of the HowStuffWorks ossuary. What curious skulls and skeletal specimens will they uncover? What curious science and cultural anomalies will factor into their discoveries? Grab a torch and join them in the depths for part 2 of 2.

Image Caption: Sedlec Ossuary, a small Roman Catholic chapel, in Kutna Hora, Czech Republic. The ossuary is estimated to contain the skeletons of between 40,000 and 70,000 people, whose bones have in many cases been artistically arranged to form decorations and furnishings for the chapel. (Shan Shihan/Moment Open/Getty)

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Topics in this Podcast: history, skulls, skeletons, bones, evolution