This photo provided Friday, Dec. 17, 2010 by The International Group For Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR) shows a possible human cervical bone in a plastic bag aboard the research vessel Nai-a in ... more 
This photo provided Friday, Dec. 17, 2010 by The International Group For Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR) shows a possible human cervical bone in a plastic bag aboard the research vessel Nai-a in the Pacific Ocean. The bone fragment, found by researchers on the island of Nikumaroro, in the South Pacific, could help prove that famed aviator Amelia Earhart died as a castaway after failing in her quest to circumnavigate the globe. Researchers said Friday that the University of Oklahoma hopes to extract DNA from the bones. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By TIGHAR
Mon, Dec 20, 2010 7:01 PM EST