Huns and Settlers May Have Cooperated on the Frontier of Roman Empire (image) PLOS Share Print E-Mail Caption A modified skull from Gy?r. The practice of modification originated in central Asia and has been associated with Huns and other nomadic populations. Credit Erzsébet Fóthi, Hungarian Natural History Museum Budapest Usage Restrictions CC-BY Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.