The divers called her Naia, for ?water nymph,? because they discovered her teenage remains in a dark, underwater cave in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula.
Divers use scooters to swim through a tunnel toward Hoyo Negro. Once there, a diver inspects a gomphothere pelvis. then moves a short distance away to point out the skull of the ancient human. [Filmed and edited by Alberto Nava Blank]
Scientists produced this 3-D model of the skull of Naia, a 12,000- to 13,000-year-old teen age girl found deep in Hoyo Negro, an underwater cave on the Yucatan Peninsula. [Model by Corey and Ann Jaskolski based on photographs by Roberto Chavez Arce]
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