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TIME TEAM AMERICA

Folsom Hunters & the Atlatl

  • Aired: 07/02/2013
  • 02:33
  • Rating: NR
Adrien Hannus talks about Folsom hunters and the atlatl, a device which helps propel a spear further, faster, and more fatally than a human arm can alone. This device was created and used by prehistoric people more than 10,000 years ago, and it’s an example of evolving technology from ancient times.
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Adrien Hannus describes Folsom people's hunting strategy and the innovation of the Atlatl.
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