By Chris Melore – August 16, 2021
JERUSALEM, Israel — Toxic metals, like lead, are major components in the technology people regularly use around the world. However, harmful exposure to lead is nothing new. In fact, a new study reveals humans have been absorbing these metals into their bodies for thousands of years. Researchers in Israel have discovered lead contamination in the bones of humans as far back as 12,000 years ago. They warn that modern technology may only make the problem worse.