La préhistoire en Lorraine
si vous souhaitez participer aux discussions de ce forum, comme par exemple poster vos découvertes lithiques, n'hésitez-pas à vous inscrire, sinon il vous suffit de fermer cette fenêtre.

Rejoignez le forum, c’est rapide et facile

La préhistoire en Lorraine
si vous souhaitez participer aux discussions de ce forum, comme par exemple poster vos découvertes lithiques, n'hésitez-pas à vous inscrire, sinon il vous suffit de fermer cette fenêtre.
La préhistoire en Lorraine
Vous souhaitez réagir à ce message ? Créez un compte en quelques clics ou connectez-vous pour continuer.
Le Deal du moment : -12%
Manette PS5 DualSense Noire en promotion sur Amazon
Voir le deal
64.99 €

New Research Conducted at Late Neanderthal Site

Aller en bas

New Research Conducted at Late Neanderthal Site Empty New Research Conducted at Late Neanderthal Site

Message  Admin Dim 1 Déc 2013 - 10:30

New Research Conducted at Late Neanderthal Site


Friday, October 18, 2013

New Research Conducted at Late Neanderthal Site La_cotte_Neanderthal
(Jersey Heritage)
JERSEY, CHANNEL ISLANDS—Archaeologists have found preserved geological deposits dating back 250,000 years in La Cotte de St Brelade, a cave containing a late Neanderthal site that was excavated 100 years ago. “In terms of the volume of sediment, archaeological richness and depth of time, there is nothing else like it known in the British Isles. Given that we thought these deposits had been removed entirely by previous researchers, finding that so much still remains is as exciting as discovering a new site,” said Matt Pope of University College London. The sediments were dated using optically stimulated luminesce, revealing that a Neanderthal tooth discovered at the site in 1910 is younger than previously thought, and perhaps belonged to one of the last Neanderthals in northwestern Europe. “We may be able to use this evidence to better understand when Neanderthal populations disappeared from the region and whether they ever shared the landscape with the species which ultimately replaced them, us,” he added.

http://archaeology.org/news/1437-131018-jersey-neanderthal-la-cotte-de-st-brelade

_________________
Vente d'objets préhistoriques reconstitués :
http://revivre-la-prehistoire.wifeo.com

Inventaire-cartographie des sites préhistoriques lorrains :
http://prehistoire-en-lorraine.over-blog.com/
Admin
Admin
Admin

Messages : 8361
Date d'inscription : 18/12/2009
Age : 53
Localisation : Cirey-sur-Vezouze (54)

http://revivre-la-prehistoire.wifeo.com/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Revenir en haut


 
Permission de ce forum:
Vous ne pouvez pas répondre aux sujets dans ce forum