Dating between people and dogs
And already, they have yielded a surprising discovery that could radically reframe the debate around dog domestication, so that the big question is no longer when it happened, or where, but .* * *On the eastern edge of Ireland lies Newgrange, a 4,800-year-old monument that predates Stonehenge and the pyramids of Giza.
They’re the field’s best hope for getting firm answers to questions that have hounded them for decades.This supports the idea that dogs were domesticated somewhere in China. The team calculated that the two dog dynasties split from each other between 6,400 and 14,000 years ago.But the oldest dog fossils in Here’s the full story, as he sees it.They altered our relationship with the natural world.”Larson wants to pin down their origins.He wants to know when, where, and how they were domesticated from wolves.