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Scottish Dig Unearths '10,000-Year-Old Home' at Echline


Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 616 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The remains of what is believed to be one of Scotland's earliest homes have been uncovered during construction works for the new Forth crossing. The site dates from the Mesolithic period, about 10,000 years ago.



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Comments

Ben Oscarsito (354)
Sunday November 18, 2012, 7:42 am
Interesting article, thanks Marty!
 

Bianca D. (85)
Sunday November 18, 2012, 9:15 am
Fabulous. Thanks Marty.
 

jan b. (3)
Sunday November 18, 2012, 9:27 am
How can that be ....the earth is only 6000 years old so it is written.....
Sorry--couldn't help but say that.
Thanks for the headsup on this article...
 

Roger Garin-michaud (61)
Sunday November 18, 2012, 12:13 pm
noted, thanks !
 

greenplanet e. (157)
Sunday November 18, 2012, 7:41 pm
Very interesting.
 

Joanne M. (22)
Sunday November 18, 2012, 8:21 pm
Thanks!
 

Veronica C. (42)
Sunday November 18, 2012, 8:30 pm
That's an amazing find.
 

Bonnie A. (76)
Sunday November 18, 2012, 8:38 pm
Thanks Marty! Noted. How cool! And that's when everybody worked together for a common good--great article!
 

D D. (107)
Sunday November 18, 2012, 10:10 pm
Very interesting article- thanks.
 

Gloria picchetti (287)
Monday November 19, 2012, 6:18 am
I really like the drawing.
 

Jillyan B. (0)
Monday November 19, 2012, 2:13 pm
Very interesting article, thanks.
 

Anne K. (128)
Monday November 19, 2012, 5:21 pm
Thanks Marty. Interesting!
 

Devon Leonard (54)
Monday November 19, 2012, 10:09 pm
Discoveries about our ancient times are so absorbing in their mystery........ Thanks Marty for this peek into some folks who were living in what is now Scotland 10,000 years ago........!
 

june t. (63)
Monday November 19, 2012, 11:35 pm
always love to read about how people used to live
 

Tom Sullivan (99)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 12:53 pm
Thanks
 

Lois Jordan (55)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 2:27 pm
Thanks for posting, Marty...so interesting! How far we've come in 10,000 yrs....
 

John B. (215)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 9:32 pm
Thanks Marty for the link to the article, Extremely interesting. Read and noted
 

Kathleen R. (138)
Wednesday November 21, 2012, 6:29 am
read & noted
 
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