All posts tagged with Aurignacian

The Aurignacian dogs

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I didn’t see this article when it came out but I ran across it this week: Pat Shipman writes about possible evidence for early dog domestication (“The Woof a...

Bigfoot biogeography

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So a couple of weeks ago, the Journal of Biogeography published a paper arguing that humans and orangutans are sister taxa.

Goddess on a cave bottom

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I don’t have much value to add to the “figurative art” angle to the Hohle Fels Venus figurine. It seems very interesting that there is a concentration of car...

First dogs in Aurignacian?

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I haven’t seen this paper, so can’t comment on the results, but the story is worth passing along: