Evidence of human occupation in Mexico around the Last Glacial Maximum

  title={Evidence of human occupation in Mexico around the Last Glacial Maximum},
  author={Ciprian F Ardelean and L. Becerra-Valdivia and M. Pedersen and j.-L. Schwenninger and C. Oviatt and J. I. Mac{\'i}as-Quintero and J. Arroyo-Cabrales and M. Sikora and Y. Z. E. Ocampo-D{\'i}az and I. I. Rubio-Cisneros and Jennifer Watling and Vanda B de Medeiros and Paulo D. de Oliveira and Luis Barba-Pingar{\'o}n and Agust{\'i}n Ortiz-Butr{\'o}n and Jorge Blancas-V{\'a}zquez and Ir{\'a}n I. Rivera-Gonz{\'a}lez and Corina Sol{\'i}s-Rosales and M. Rodr{\'i}guez-Ceja and Devlin Gandy and Zamara Navarro-Gutierrez and Jes{\'u}s J De La Rosa-D{\'i}az and Vladimir Huerta-Arellano and Marco B Marroqu{\'i}n-Fern{\'a}ndez and L. M. Mart{\'i}nez-Riojas and A. L{\'o}pez-Jim{\'e}nez and T. Higham and E. Willerslev},
  • Ciprian F Ardelean, L. Becerra-Valdivia, +25 authors E. Willerslev
  • Published 2020
  • Geography, Medicine
  • Nature
  • The initial colonization of the Americas remains a highly debated topic 1 , and the exact timing of the first arrivals is unknown. The earliest archaeological record of Mexico—which holds a key geographical position in the Americas—is poorly known and understudied. Historically, the region has remained on the periphery of research focused on the first American populations 2 . However, recent investigations provide reliable evidence of a human presence in the northwest region of Mexico 3 , 4… CONTINUE READING
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