Category Archives: Environmental History

The Beginnings of Agriculture

I found this very interesting figure in a non-scientific article on the Neolithic agricultural revolution. I tried for several hours to track down the paper it referenced without success. The hypothesis is interesting: agriculture arose at different places around the … Continue reading

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Cold Enough for Ya?

Environmental history is an interesting thing. Ice Scene c. 1610 by Hendrick Avercamp – the art of the Little Ice Age in Europe. More: — The Ice Age (@Jamie_Woodward_) February 1, 2015 Click on this link ( to … Continue reading

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