Lake Mummies

by wjw on October 3, 2013

Check out these amazing photos of birds literally turned to stone by the natron-ized waters of, well, Lake Natron in East Africa.

“Natron” is the name used to describe the various salts used by the Egyptians to mummify their ancestors. ¬†Looks like the lake waters did at least as good a job.

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