Tue, Jan 30, 2018 Analysis of ancient DNA found that Scandinavia was settled by hunter-gatherers via a southern and a northern route, and reveals that agriculture was likely introduced by migrating agriculturalists.Wed, Dec 20, 2017 Although turkeys were introduced from the Americas, early 16th century English turkey dinner evidences turkey consumption in England before the American traditional Christmas and Thanksgiving dinner tradition developed.
In the field, you get to help excavate the Haynie site, a Chaco outlier, with two Chaco-period great houses.
In the lab, you will handle thousand-year-old artifacts and help us understand a defining time in Pueblo Indian culture.
Thu, Nov 23, 2017 The plague-causing bacterium Yersinia pestis may have first come to Europe with the large-scale migration of steppe nomads in the Stone Age, millennia before the first known historical epidemics.
Thu, Nov 09, 2017 New research shows that early farmers who migrated to Europe from the Near East spread quickly across the continent, where they lived side-by-side with existing local hunter-gatherers while slowly mixing with those groups over time.
These include: Significant details & problems which some Latter-day Saints may not have thought about Many of the things which were commonly believed in the 1800s and even in the early part of the 1900s, by both LDS and non LDS people, are now being thought of as fables by many people.
Of course, there are still many people that believe in the literal interpretation of these events.
Thu, Oct 05, 2017 Early humans seem to have recognized the dangers of inbreeding at least 34,000 years ago, and developed surprisingly sophisticated social and mating networks to avoid it, new research has found.
Thu, Sep 21, 2017 A detailed study of Easter Island's farming potential reveals the population may have reached 17,500 people in its heyday, which could help unravel the mystery of its giant statues.
Fri, Apr 07, 2017 Huddersfield researchers confirm spread of agriculture throughout Europe followed migration into the Mediterranean from the Near East -- thousands of years earlier than widely believed.