Contesting early archaeology in California

@article{Ferraro2018ContestingEA,
  title={Contesting early archaeology in California},
  author={J. Ferraro and Katie M. Binetti and Logan A Wiest and D. Esker and L. Baker and S. Forman},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2018},
  volume={554},
  pages={E1-E2}
}
The peopling of the Americas is a topic of ongoing scientific interest and rigorous debate1,2. Holen et al.3 add to these discussions with their recent report of a 130,000-year-old archaeological site in southern California, USA: the Cerutti Mastodon (CM) site, which includes the fragmentary remains of a single mastodon (Mammut americanum), spatially associated stone cobbles, and associated lithic debris that they claim indicates prehistoric hominin activity. In sharp contrast, we contend that… Expand
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