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New Findings on Lao Plain of Jars Help Unravel Ancient Mysteries

A joint research team from Australia and Laos has uncovered a new set of human remains on the Plain of Jars, believed to date back to the Iron Age, some 2,500 years ago. Scientists say the field work has added a significant amount of knowledge towards unraveling the mysteries of about 100 jar and mortuary sites spread across the region. The Plain of Jars, located in the central Lao province of Xieng Khouang, has remained a puzzle to archaeologists. Australian National University...

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