Paleolithic

Paleolithic, Prehistoric period, first part of the Stone Age.

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The Paleolithic or Palaeolithic or Palæolithic (), also called the Old Stone Age, is a period in human prehistory distinguished by the original development of stone tools that covers c. 99% of the period of human technological prehistory. It extends from the earliest known use of stone tools by hominins c. 3.3 million years ago, to the end of the Pleistocene c. 11,650 cal BP.The Paleolithic Age in Europe preceded the Mesolithic Age, although the date of the transition varies geographically by several thousand years.

Paleolithic diet
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Paleolithic diet ... The Paleolithic diet, Paleo diet, caveman diet, or stone-age diet is a modern fad diet consisting of foods thought by its proponents to mirror those eaten...

Lower Paleolithic
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Lower Paleolithic ... The Lower Paleolithic (or Lower Palaeolithic) is the earliest subdivision of the Paleolithic or Old Stone Age. It bs the time from around 3 million...

Middle Paleolithic
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Middle Paleolithic ... The Middle Paleolithic (or Middle Palaeolithic) is the second subdivision of the Paleolithic or Old Stone Age as it is understood in Europe, Africa and...

Upper Paleolithic
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Upper Paleolithic ... The Upper Paleolithic (or Upper Palaeolithic) also called the Late Stone Age is the third and last subdivision of the Paleolithic or Old Stone Age. Very...

Paleolithic Europe
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Paleolithic Europe ... Paleolithic Europe, the Lower or Old Stone Age in Europe, encompasses the era from the arrival of the first archaic humans, about 1.4 million years ago...

Japanese Paleolithic
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Japanese Paleolithic ... The Japanese Paleolithic period (旧石器時代, kyūsekki jidai) is the period of human inhabitation in Japan predating the development of pottery, generally before...

Paleolithic dog
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Paleolithic dog ... The Paleolithic dog was a Late Pleistocene canine. They were directly associated with human hunting camps in Europe over 30,000 years ago and it is proposed...

Paleolithic religion
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Paleolithic religion ... Paleolithic religions are a set of spiritual beliefs thought to have appeared during the Paleolithic time period. Paleoanthropologists Andre Leroi-Gourhan...

Mesolithic
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Mesolithic ... lithos "stone") is the Old World archaeological period between the Upper Paleolithic and the Neolithic. The term Epipaleolithic is often used synonymously...

Stone Age
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Stone Age ... Paleolithic era ended with the Mesolithic, or in areas with an early neolithisation, the Epipaleolithic. At sites dating from the Lower Paleolithic Period...

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