Here are 11 of the most amazing things archaeologists have recovered from bogs. But did northern Europeans of the Iron Age really practice human sacrifice? Fingerprints From the PastGrauballe Man is another example of a likely human sacrifice. Brutal MurderThe most interesting—or most horrifying, depending on your perspective—body to come out of a bog is known as Lindow Man. One explanation is that by dying in three different ways simultaneously, Lindow Man surpassed ordinary humans and was able to join the realm of the gods.