Ötzi, also called Iceman, also spelled Ice Man, an ancient mummified human body that was found by a German tourist, Helmut Simon, on the Similaun Glacier in the Tirolean Ötztal Alps, on the Italian-Austrian border, on September 19, 1991. Scientists in Antarctica have found preserved carcasses of tiny animals in Subglacial Lake Mercer, buried under more than 3,500 feet of ice. In a scene from the ice age, a woman holding a child on the shores of the ancient Lake Otero leave the footprints in the mud. In a scene from the ice age, a woman holding a child on the shores of the ancient Lake Otero leave the footprints in the mud. Her discovery was considered to be among the most significant Russian archaeological findings of the late 20th century. 'Princess Ukok' mummy in Anokhin museum, Gorno-Altaisk. Picture: Alexander Tyryshkin. Back in 2006, archeologist Reidar Marstein found an ancient shoe lying near a melting ice patch (which subsequent recent has shown to have formed approximately around 5600BC) in … This includes a long track of … The animal bones are also painting a more detailed picture of the strange world inhabited by Naia, an Ice Age girl found in the cave who is the oldest, … National Geographic says it was a team of Russian researchers who found the squirrel's cache of seeds frozen along the Kolyma River, and you can't help but picture the poor little guy's disappointment when he found his dinner frozen in the ice. This woman frozen in ice, may not seem that disturbing upon first glance, but when you hear her backstory, and really see the detail in her frozen body, it may send a chill down your spine. The Siberian Ice Maiden, also known as the Princess of Ukok and the Altai Princess of Ochi-Bala, is a 2,500-year-old mummy of a woman found in 1993 in a kurgan (mound) of the Pazyryk culture in the Republic of Altai, Russia. Preserved by ice, the 25 year old ancient woman covered in tattoos used cannabis to cope with her ravaging illness. Remains of ancient life found beneath Antarctic ice … At White Sands, we find many remarkable tracks scattered across the lakebed. This Incan mummy was found over 20,000 feet above sea level on the edge of a volcano, accompanied, by what can be assumed were her children. The ancient skeleton of a teenage girl found in an underwater cave in Mexico may be the missing link that solves the long-standing mystery behind … "It looks metallic and its sitting in an area which appears to be the location of an ancient alien base. Courtesy of Karen Carr. Courtesy of Karen Carr/National Park Service