Time Team America

Folsom Hunters & the Atlatl

Clip: Season 1 | 2m 33s

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.

Aired: 07/02/13

Rating: NR

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