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Settlement of the Americas

1. Introduction Regarding the studies involving the population of the Americas, it is important to highlight some considerations: a) Concern about the inhabitants of the pre-Columbian Americas only began with the acceptance by Europeans that the indigenous people had souls and, therefore, were considered human beings. This occurred around 1540 after the publication of a…

Discovered the oldest animal rock painting in the world

Archaeologists have discovered the oldest ancient rock painting in the world to depict an animal, in a cave in Indonesia. They estimate that it was painted over 45,000 years ago. The painting was found in the cave Leang Tedongnge, on the island of Sulawesi, Indonesia. On the walls, a pig was drawn with dark red…

Discovery in Alentejo “unique structure in the Prehistory of the Iberian Peninsula”

The archaeological finding was recorded at the Perdigões complex, in the Évora district. Archaeological excavations in the Perdigões complex, in the Évora district, identified “a unique structure in the Prehistory of the Iberian Peninsula”, the company Era-Arqueologia announced today. Speaking to the Lusa agency, the archaeologist in charge, António Valera, said that it was “a…

History teaches us not to make the same mistakes of the past

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