This topic presents an interesting problem. On other pages in this series, we have discussed evidence showing that our ancestors were "sophisticated" and intelligent-- as opposed to the evolutionists/materialist representation that they were primitive, backward, knuckle draggers. Here, the tables are turned.
Scientists generally treat the theory of evolution as an absolute fact. But critics say that some archaeologists and paleontologists are fabricating research findings and committing scientific fraud, in order to promote evolution.
There is quite a bit of information on the internet about this story. As is the case with much here on these pages, there has been an effort to "debunk" this story. Even if true, I'm not sure what the significance is--except; what you've been told is not the truth.
Ancient, 8,000-year-old shoes found in a Missouri cave show that fashion in footwear is nothing new and, in fact, is much older than anyone thought. Scientists said Thursday that high-tech dating procedures indicate that the shoes are at least 2,000 years older than previously believed.
The articles on this site come from a variety of sources; some from the internet, some from the library or from old books found in local bookstores or over the internet. My main theme is a belief in the Bible and its description of human history; with the notion that there is supportive evidence out there.
Map-making has a history of at least 12,000 years. A map was found in 1966 engraved on a mammoth tusk discovered at (Image from Ancient Inventions) Mezhirich, in the Ukraine. It was dated to 10,000 BC and showed a local river flanked by a row of houses.