Aitape Skull (image) University of Notre Dame Share Print E-Mail Caption This photo shows the skull bone fragment found outside Aitape, Papua New Guinea, in 1929. The bone has been dated to be about 6,000 years old and likely belongs to the world's first known tsunami victim. Credit Arthur Durband, Kansas State University. Usage Restrictions None 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.