7th Experimental Archaeology Conference Abstract – Metin Eren

Were bifaces used as mobile cores by Clovis foragers in the North American Lower Great Lakes region?  An archaeological test of experimentally-derived quantitative predictions Eren Metin The notion that Paleoindians used bifaces as “mobile cores” is widespread in Late Pleistocene lithic research, although it can be difficult to test empirically.  Here, we use experimental replication … Continue reading

5th Experimental Archaeology Conference Abstract – Geoff M Smith

From the 5th Experimental Archaeology Conference, Reading, 2011. The efficiency of wooden projectiles: experimental observations and archaeological implications Geoff M. Smith (website) Post-Doc Researcher at RGZM: Palaeolithic Dept The recovery of wooden implements from sites such as Clacton and Schöningen have increased interest into how these implements were created and how effective they were. This … Continue reading