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The last ever digs at Star Carr?

Summer 2015 saw a final  excavations season at the Mesolithic site of Star Carr near Seamer, Scarborough as the University of York’s five year long Postglacial research project, funded by the European Research Council, draws to a close. 709 more words


Mesolithic Teesside | Great free booklet by Tees Archaeology

Hunting the Hunter-Gatherers: Mesolithic Teesside

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The lovely folks at Tees Archaeology have recently published a *free* and lavishly illustrated e-booklet on Mesolithic Teesside (oh yes, we have Mesolithic!). 50 more words

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Mesolithic Wood Charcoal from Lepenski Vir

Wood charcoal and seed/fruit remains from Lepenski Vir

Authors: Ethel Allué, Dragana Filipović (IBS) and Dušan Borić (UCardiff).

This poster was presented to the European Mesolithic conference held at Belgrade on September 2015… 78 more words


India : The geography of history – Part 4

Hunter-Gatherers : Paleolithic & Mesolithic Age


This is the story of our fore fathers.Who used to hunt and gather foods , unlike us , who think that breakfast comes from the near by grocery store.Human societies during more than 99% of their existence on the earth have lived as hunters/gatherers. 910 more words

History Of India

Tales from the Rock Face: Where are you from?

Want to read the rest of Olaf’s story? You can buy a copy of “Tales from the Rock Race” here.

Read previous episodes here… 7 more words


Mesolithic Sites and Finds Update | East Islay Mesolithic Project

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The UK Mesolithic Sites & Finds page has been updated with:

  • East Islay Mesolithic Project | Storakaig and Rubha Port an t-Seilich Archaeological evaluation of new Mesolithic sites on Islay, western Scotland by Steven Mithen and Karen Wicks (Website and video).
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