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Making of stone tools.

1.Stone tools were probably made using two different techniques:

The first is called stone on stone. Here, the pebble from which the tool was to be made (also called the core) was held in one hand. 72 more words

History

Acheulian stone tools discovered near Chennai

Published in The Hindu on March 25, 2011

Acheulian stone tools, dating back to about 1.51 million years ago, have been discovered at Attirampakkam in the Kortallayar River Basin, about 60 km northwest of Chennai. 373 more words

Science

Glaciers brought mountain to man (not really)

A couple of months ago you may have heard of an exciting new study on the sources of rock for making stone tools in the Salish Sea.  2,219 more words

Archaeology

PREHISTORIC HUMAN ACTIVITIES IN CERUK BANGKAI IN TANAH BUMBU DISTRICT

Bambang Sugiyanto

Abstract. During the prehistoric period, human used of limestone rock-shelters as dwellings. Cave selection is not a random activity, but rather a reflection of human’s social behavior in order to survive. 152 more words

BERITA PENELITIAN ARKEOLOGI

RAW MATERIAL AND AWANG BANGKAL STONE-TOOL TRADITION

Nia Marniati Etie Fajari

Abstract. It is acknowledged that Awang Bangkal is the oldest Paleolithic site in the southeastern region of Kalimantan. During 1970s the archaeological team had discovered choppers in a number of sites along the riverbank of Riam Kanan. 135 more words

NADITIRA WIDYA

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Did mom and dad let you hunt woolly mammoths after you finished your homework?

Did you have to walk ten miles for a small piece of flint? 9 more words

Humor

Writing Prompt Wednesday: Stone Age Memoirs

So many directions this one could go in…give me your best shot!