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Researchers document early, permanent human settlement in Andes


June 28, 2017

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Examining human remains and other archaeological evidence from a site at nearly 12,500 feet above sea level in Peru, scientists showed that intrepid hunter-gatherers--men, women and children--managed to survive at high elevation before the advent of agriculture, in spite of lack of oxygen, frigid temperatures and exposure to elements.Full Story

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