Professor Ben Potter of the University of Alaska Fairbanks anthropology department discusses the Upward Sun River discovery in Fairbanks Alaska

 
Professor Ben Potter of the University of Alaska Fairbanks anthropology department discusses the Upward Sun River discovery in Fairbanks Alaska
Professor Ben Potter of the University of Alaska Fairbanks anthropology department discusses the Upward Sun River discovery with residents of Healy Lake, a nearby Native community, in a lab on the UAF campus in Fairbanks, Alaska in this recent photograph released to Reuters on February 25, 2011. The 11,500-year-old cremated remains of child discovered in Alaska are the oldest human remains found in the far north of North America and the second-youngest Ice Age child ever found on the continent, scientists say. REUTERS/Maureen McCombs/University of Alaska Fairbanks/Handout (UNITED STATES) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS