Stone Age Siberians primarily killed mammoths for their ivory
Published on June 17th, 2013 | by Admin0
eople living between roughly 33,500 and 31,500 years ago hunted the animals mainly for ivory, say paleontologist Pavel Nikolskiy and archaeologist Vladimir Pitulko of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Hunting could not have driven mammoths to extinction, the researchers report June 5 in the Journal of Archaeological Science.
Story: Bruce Bower, ScienceNews | Photo: Stanislav Remezov