The Center's news magazine, the Mammoth Trumpet, reports on all aspects of the peopling of the Americas
The Mammoth Trumpet is published four times a year and has been published since 1984. Articles in the Mammoth Trumpet inlcude breaking news on important discoveries and issues facing First Americans research. The Mammoth Trumpet is written for both the general public and the scholarly community.
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The companion book to the Paleoamerican Odyssey conference is currently sold out. BUT! We are happy to announce that TAMU Press is currently reprinting the volume. Stay tuned for availability!
Mike Waters and colleagues publish article in Nature and present the genome of a Late Pleistocene human from a Clovis burial!
Kelly Graf and colleagues publish article in Nature which shows that Siberians on the Mammoth Steppe were direct ancestors of the First Americans!
Upcoming Field School Opportunity! CSFA Summer Field School on the Bering Land Bridge
June 1-July 5, 2014
Ted Goebel and co-authors publish article in Journal of Archaeological Science on excavations, dating, and analysis of Paleoindian deposits at Serpentine Hot Springs, Alaska, a fluted point site on the Bering Land Bridge. (pdf)
Congratulations to John Blong for receiving a $15,000 Dissertation Fellowship from the Office of Graduate Studies at Texas A&M!