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← New evidence suggests Stone Age hunters from Europe discovered America

chris 116's Avatar Jump to comment 21 by chris 116

Can they be certain that the Flint was French? If so, surely this makes it a certainty, rather than a possibility, that Europeans arrived in America during the ice age.

That said, does the style of the tools really prove that they arrived 19 – 26,000 years ago? Would it not be possible that the tribe/band/clan who made the trek were a bit behind the times in stone technology, or that they took several thousand years to reach America?

Tue, 28 Feb 2012 17:09:48 UTC | #922843