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6,000 year old kitten skeletons!

Skeletons of 2 adult cats and 4 kittens were found in an ancient cemetery in Egypt. The kittens are likely two separate sets, and are unrelated to the adults.

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Interesting article over at Scientific American describing the find, as well as speculation as to whether this is evidence of earlier domestication of cats than previously reported.

Several more images at LiveScience.

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