Skip to comments.Hunters present in North America 800 years earlier than previously thought: DNA analysis
Posted on 10/20/2011 12:18:28 PM PDT by Red Badger
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This figure shows a mastodon rib with the embedded bone projectile point. (A) Closeup view. (B) Reconstruction showing the bone point with the broken tip. The thin layer represents the exterior of the rib. (C) CT X-ray showing the long shaft of the point from the exterior to the interior of the rib. (D) The entire rib fragment with the embedded bone projectile point. Credit: University of Copenhagen
This figure shows the anatomical position of the Manis rib. (A) Two vertebrae with the Manis rib inserted into its correct anatomical position. The blue arrow points to the embedded point fragment. (B) Side view of mastodon vertebrae with the Manis rib inserted into its correct anatomical position, with the trajectory of the point indicated. (C) Mastodon skeleton showing the location of ribs 12 to 14. Credit: University of Copenhagen
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Were they Hebrew ? (sorry just had to say it.. my apologies to those that do not get the ref.)
Boy are they really gonna be confused when they find one with a lead bullet or a lazer burn!
It's their cover story for Nov. I'm not a subscriber, but here is some articles from them.
These dates still don't go back far enough. Topper and others like it will rewrite everything.
I’m still waiting for one to show up wearing Nephite or Lamanite beads.
Charles Mann writes about this in his books “1491” and “1493,” the Americas before and just after the arrival of Europeans.
It took one helluva man to run up and kill a mastodon with a rock.
I don’t suppose the University of North Dakota would be allowed to rename its hockey team after these guys?
NCAA would go berserk..........
They left out the European Route.
Oh geez...here’s another group that’s gonna want reparations because of the atrocites brought on by those evil-white-European-criminal-invaders.
.. and the natural evolution of the tools -
The article even say s”Clovis people invented ...” -
They found a “Mitt 2012” bumper sticker on the rear end of the mastodon.
They quit having offspring because with the water, went the feed. This can be seen among the deer of today. If any given year is dry and the food supply low, deer will NOT have twins, and in many cases will not have fawns at all. In years when the food supply is plentiful, deer will have twin fawns. This is a well documented fact. A fact that scientists hate to mention when they are talking about extinction because they want to put the blame on man.
Evil man killed all the animals. There is no way a bunch of cave men using either bone points or flint points and using only spears, killed off any species to the point they became extinct. Nor did they kill enough of them to "aid in the extinction".
If men killed all the animals, why was there so much game in North America(not to mention south of the border)when the white men first showed up. Millions of buffalo, while they are fairly large they are nothing compared to Mammoths and Mastodons, so why were they still around? Not to mention, deer, Elk, Moose, Antelope, Bears(grizzly and black bear), wolves etc. Answer: Because primitive man, including Indians, couldn't kill them fast enough to wipe them out, even by running them over cliffs.
Once the herds had dwindled to the size the food and water could support the extinctions stopped.
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BTW, Dusty, I have some friends who are named Roland and Sandy Meadows.
About the only thing regarding the early intercontental migrations of humans is our current levels of knowledge are woefully short of any “truth” ! Most accounts I’ve read delimit these tribes to “primitive technologies” ! I submit, because most of those artifacts were ephemeral, we can’t make that assumption ! >PS
what do you use them for?
1493 got a good review in the WSJ just a few months ago.
Thanks. I may try to read it.
OOPs. Somehow lol, I mixed up two threads, sorry.
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Thanks Red Badger.
I have always thought that Clovis being the earliest men in America was rankly silly. There it is in New Mexico. Did they just fly in there on an Airbus the month before? If they came the Bering route surely it took a while. If they came down the coast in boats surely they didn’t hop on a bus and go to New Mexico from Santa Catalina.
The Clovis people were probably illegals........................
Hunted the animals to extinction? But... but... “Native Americans” were peaceful vegetarians, living in calm harmony with nature and all living things. I’m so confused!
There were not enough humans in the New World to hunt anything to extinction. That explanation has always been malarkey. There was a huge die-off by all large animals at the end of the last ice age, possibly a meteoric event..........
LOL! Anthro PCers still trying to deny that the first Americans came from Europe.
Uh-huh. Where’s the huge crater such a hit would create?
“Home Page removed by Moderator.” Huh?
It’s called Hudson Bay.............
supposedly up near Sudbury Ont., and also supposedly responsible for the nickel deposits there.
Also, the discovery of what appears to be a mastodon hunting blind littered with ancient beer cans and potato chip bags further supports the theory that people were hunting in the area much earlier than previously believed.
Hold muh grog and watch this..............
Who knows? A few more stories like these and all of native American History could be turned on its head. What would that do to the price of gold? We can only imagine.
Well, I went through school with a guy named Sandy Claus.
The huge crater(s) is/are probably in lake Michigan. Sudbury was caused incredibly earlier, I think it might have been at least a billion years ago, but certainly not during any period of humanoids. Sunken Civ, time to post that Firestone book on the 13,000 yo meteor strike.
My take on the article is better late to the party than never to have gone.
They found one bone tipped spearhead in the bones of a dead mammoth. Wonder what happened to the guy that did it?.......
They should check the bottom of the mammoth’s feet.
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