Published: July 2007
Learn More
In Learn More the National Geographic magazine team shares some of its best sources and other information to expand your knowledge of our featured subjects. Special thanks to the Research Division.

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Ice Mummies
Learn about famous ice mummies, including the Iceman, at this website companion to a NOVA television special.

Ötzi: Iceman of the Alps
Explore this site, full of interesting and useful information about the Iceman, from descriptions of his equipment and life to the possible "curse of the Iceman."

South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology
Visit the official website of the museum where the Iceman is being housed and studied.


"A Man Frozen in Time." In Early Europe: Mysteries in Stone. Time-Life Books, 1995.

Fowler, Brenda. Iceman: Uncovering the Life and Times of a Prehistoric Man Found in an Alpine Glacier. Random House, 2000.

Lessem, Don. The Iceman. Knopf Books for Young Readers, 1994.

Spindler, Konrad. The Man in the Ice. Phoenix, 1995.