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    Evidence of copper casting on precolumbian North America "One of the surprises was the discovery of gas bubbles in a copper spear head/point from the Osceola site. This porosity was identical casting bubbles found in some of OMC's cast aluminum engine blocks." "Unlike other copper points, which show a hammer-only mode of...
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    Sources for Amerindian (Native American) raw DNA and processed kit numbers

    Hello, I am seeking sources for Southeastern Amerindian early contact era or prehistoric genomes, particularly those from the Virginia North Carolina Piedmont area between the falls and the Shenandoah Valley. Any advice will be appreciated. David Sciacchitano
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    Genome of 12,600 year-old boy from Clovis culture confirms origin of Amerindians

    Rasmussen et al. tested the entire genome of a boy from the Clovis culture who died 12,600 years ago in Anzick, Montana. The results shows that all indigenous people in both North an South America seem to be descended from the same group of ancestors as those of the Clovis culture, which started...
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    Is Latin America Western?

    Is Latin America Western? Emily Monroy While surfing the Net recently, I came across a website that posed an interesting question: is Latin America Western or non-Western? Though the site did not give a definite “yes” or “no” to the question, it discussed some of the reasons why people might...