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Cave Art Shows Prehistoric Southern Living: Photos


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

Marty
- 558 days ago - news.discovery.com
The oldest and most widespread collection of prehistoric cave and rock art in the United States has been found in and around Tennessee, according to a new paper in the journal Antiquity that documents the art. It provides intriguing clues about what life



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caroline s. (79)
Sunday June 16, 2013, 8:25 am
Wow.. Thank you, it's fascinating!
J'adore!!
 

Kit B. (276)
Sunday June 16, 2013, 9:12 am

Now if they can protect this ancient art from modern day graffiti.

 

Allan Yorkowitz (448)
Sunday June 16, 2013, 1:44 pm
Wow! What a find in Tennessee....I agree Kit, don't let this out to the public; it might be spray painted before you know it.
 

Giana Peranio-Paz (395)
Monday June 17, 2013, 1:57 am
Really fascinating Marty. Thanks.
 

Lynn D. (0)
Monday June 17, 2013, 2:31 am
Interesting, thanks!
 

Frans Badenhorst (560)
Monday June 17, 2013, 2:53 am
interesting post, thanks for sharing Marty
 

Alana H. (0)
Monday June 17, 2013, 3:22 am
I'm amazed this boon has been undisturbed by vandals. Protect it!
 

Aileen AWAY P. (37)
Monday June 17, 2013, 3:31 am
Interesting. Thank you.
 

Gloria picchetti (300)
Monday June 17, 2013, 4:17 am
They were not bad artists!
 

Kath P. (10)
Monday June 17, 2013, 4:57 am
What an amazing find...I hope they protect it.
 

Fi T. (16)
Monday June 17, 2013, 5:15 am
Thanks for the ancient records
 

Natasha Salgado (579)
Monday June 17, 2013, 8:13 pm
Thanks Marty---very interesting stuff!
 

DaleLovesOttawa O. (192)
Monday June 17, 2013, 8:33 pm
Fascinating and intriguing!
 

Darren Woolsey (112)
Monday June 17, 2013, 11:10 pm
Yeah, but who's to say that "ancient art" isn't graffiti in itself... as with a lot of things human, we usually belief our time is the summation of all that has come before... why is that?
 
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