Signs of conflict on the Tibetan Plateau more than a century ago could lie lake sediment samples, Chinese researchers say. Photo: Shutterstock Signs of conflict on the Tibetan Plateau more than a century ago could lie lake sediment samples, Chinese researchers say. Photo: Shutterstock
Signs of conflict on the Tibetan Plateau more than a century ago could lie lake sediment samples, Chinese researchers say. Photo: Shutterstock

Does the ghost of a conflict lie at the bottom of a Tibetan lake?

  • Chinese researchers say sediment samples may show signs of a battle with the British army in the area more than a century ago
  • ‘Unusual’ spikes in the presence of certain metals may point the use of modern weapons but more study needed, they say

Topic |   Tibet
Signs of conflict on the Tibetan Plateau more than a century ago could lie lake sediment samples, Chinese researchers say. Photo: Shutterstock Signs of conflict on the Tibetan Plateau more than a century ago could lie lake sediment samples, Chinese researchers say. Photo: Shutterstock
Signs of conflict on the Tibetan Plateau more than a century ago could lie lake sediment samples, Chinese researchers say. Photo: Shutterstock
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