What did the Lake Malawi region look like during the last ice age? Yale Ph.D. candidate Alex Bertacchi discusses how fossilized teeth of plant-eating animals can be used to reconstruct climate and vegetation in ancient Malawi. The results imply unique challenges to the hunter-gatherers inhabiting the area.
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How Fossilized Teeth Reveal Clues about Malawi’s Ancient Climate
Thursday, February 15 @ 4:00 – 5:00 pm