Buried Boulder tools unearth 13,000 years of history

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It turns out that the first people to get in on Boulder real estate were the Clovis — a nomadic people who lived 13,000 years ago.

We know this from a cache of Clovis tools buried beneath the lawn of biotech entrepreneur Patrick Mahaffy.

The 83 stone implements — including bi facial knives and a tool resembling a double-bitted ax — were unearthed in May by a landscaping crew.

http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_11788064

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  1. […] It turns out that the first people to get in on Boulder real estate were the Clovis — a nomadic people who lived 13000 years ago. We know this from a cache of Clovis tools buried beneath the lawn of biotech entrepreneur Patrick Mahaffy. …Continue […]

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