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Last meal of ancient ‘Iceman’ revealed

Scientists studying the body of Oetzi the Iceman — a hunter who died in the Alps 5,300 years ago — found that his last meal was particularly well-balanced. The fat and meat of wild goat, the meat of red deer, whole wheat seeds and traces of fern leaves and spores were discovered in Oetzi's corpse, researchers detailed in the scientific journal Current Biology on Thursday. The leaves and spores may have been unintentionally swallowed or may have been used as medicine for parasites previously found in his gut, according…