“It’s midsummer on the Isle of Bute in Scotland. Archaeologist Paul Duffy has a plan. He wants to know how our ancestors went about cremating their dead. He didn’t have a dead person handy, so he decided to cremate our closest relation in the animal kingdom – a pig.”
Ed’s note: A terrific pyre — interestingly, very similar in construction to funeral pyres in India.
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Huge hat tip to Morbid Curiosity for this.