Unexpectedly recent dates for human remains from Vogelherd

  title={Unexpectedly recent dates for human remains from Vogelherd},
  author={Nicholas J. Conard and Pieter M. Grootes and Fred H. Smith},
The human skeletal remains from the Vogelherd cave in the Swabian Jura of southwestern Germany are at present seen as the best evidence that modern humans produced the artefacts of the early Aurignacian. Radiocarbon measurements from all the key fossils from Vogelherd show that these human remains actually date to the late Neolithic, between 3,900 and 5,000 radiocarbon years before present (bp). Although many questions remain unresolved, these results weaken the arguments for the Danube… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 32 extracted citations


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 51 references

Global warming and the export of dissolved organic carbon from boreal peatlands

  • J. Pastor
  • Oikos
  • 2003

Long - term patterns in dissolved organic carbon in boreal lakes : the role of incident radiation , precipitation , air temperature , southern oscillation and acid deposition

  • J. J. Hudson, P. J. Dillon, K. M. Somers
  • Hydrol . Earth Syst . Sci .
  • 2003

Long term records of riverine dissolved organic matter

  • F. Worrall, T. Burt, R. Shedden
  • Biogeochemistry
  • 2003

The chronostratigraphy of the Upper Paleolithic of Vogelherd

  • N. J. Conard, L. Niven, K. Mueller, A. Stuart
  • Mitt . Ges . Urgesch .
  • 2003

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…