These ancient skulls are glimpses into the evolution of our species and the species of our fellow mammals. Often broken and weathered these relics tell us stories from times past and it's this idea that inspires photographer

This smashed human skull is said to be the horrifying result of a mace to the face. Anthropologists believe that the man who received this shattering blow did indeed survive as there is evidence of medical intervention in what can only be called medieval brain

Random Flickr find has unveiled these sexy skulls photgraphed by Christina Chirtes. The image of the broken skull would make a great large scale painting or print. Be sure to check out the rest of her Flickr photos, there may not be more skulls but