Quantcast

Latest Clovis culture Stories

9331de45293d7918dcec28895973e6c21
2011-03-04 19:05:39

Archaeologists have uncovered caches of tools and animal remains from about 12000 years ago on islands off the coast of California.

7ab72ea7d055c9b24c4ab1b3af7a0f4d1
2011-02-25 06:15:00

The oldest human remains ever discovered in sub-Arctic North America have been unearthed in a newly excavated archaeological site in Alaska.

9485eb2096f9dfaee77bd6d96ee2f6e31
2010-09-30 07:57:57

New research challenges the controversial theory that an ancient comet impact devastated the Clovis people, one of the earliest known cultures to inhabit North America.

237ad3fa82966b8d11a78839fafa42e11
2010-08-30 20:20:40

Shock-synthesized diamonds said to prove a catastrophic impact killed off North American megafauna can't be found.

2010-04-12 11:25:00

Study suggests that Ice Age climate change did not pose significant challenges to first Americans.

ce63c08b45e0a4a7770bc7c2b6131b551
2010-04-12 09:13:23

Did a change in climate or an extraterrestrial impact bring an end to the beasts and people that roamed the Southwest shortly after the last ice age?

c7d2d60d5df7fbfada553d397f9419961
2009-07-21 07:57:54

A 17-member team has found what may be the smoking gun of a much-debated proposal that a cosmic impact about 12,900 years ago ripped through North America and drove multiple species into extinction.

fabb18cbaea05246dc5c0ba6e581d2db1
2009-02-25 14:15:00

Landscapers in Colorado have discovered more than 80 stone tools in the city of Boulder that appear to have originated in the Clovis era.

4ccb11850a85d60e6b91867c036e05ec
2009-01-02 08:30:00

Abundant tiny particles of diamond dust exist in sediments dating to 12,900 years ago at six North American sites, adding strong evidence for Earth's impact with a rare swarm of carbon-and-water-rich comets or carbonaceous chondrites, reports a nine-member scientific team.

2008-07-21 06:00:34

By Kevin Mayhood, The Columbus Dispatch, Ohio Jul.


Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
Related