[LMB] OT: historical analogue for the meteor in The Calculating Stars by Mary Robinette Kowal

alayne at twobikes.ottawa.on.ca alayne at twobikes.ottawa.on.ca
Mon Oct 4 04:08:04 BST 2021


On Sun, 3 Oct 2021, Raymond Collins wrote:
> I found another article on Tell el-Hamman at www.nature.com it's the
> research document by the archaeologists who's excavating the site.

Thank you.

And apparently archeologists have found a comet airburst that destroyed a 
Neolithic village in Abu Hureyra, Syria, in 10,800 BCE with similar 
results:

https://www.asor.org/anetoday/2021/03/cosmic-impact-abu-hureyra

Alayne

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