Bones of Mammoths Seemingly Butchered by Humans Found in New Mexico

Bones of Mammoths Seemingly Butchered by Humans Found in New Mexico

The bones of a mammoth and calf recently uncovered in New Mexico show signs of butchering, an exciting find that could help refine estimates of when humans first populated the Americas. The specimens date to between 36,250 and 38,900 years ago, according to carbon dating analysis of the bones’ collagen. The paleontological team found blunt-force … Read more