Evidence Of New World's Oldest Decapitation Found
Scientists digging at rock a shelter in Brazil have discovered evidence of human decapitation that dates back 9,000 years, making it oldest case ever seen in the New World. But the story of the headle...
BBC News - Amazon Indians raid remote Peru village
A remote Peruvian community is to be evacuated after members of an Amazon tribe looking for food raided homes and killed domestic animals
Rarely Seen Mashco Piro Tribe Defend themselves from Outside World
Rarely Seen Mashco Piro Tribe Defend themselves from Outside World. Advocacy group Survival International reports that Peru has raided an illegal logging sit...
Uncontacted Mashco-Piro tribe filmed in close encounter - Survival International
Authorities were called in to prevent the spread of deadly diseases that could decimate the tribe
Fuegians
Fuegians are the indigenous inhabitants of Tierra del Fuego, at the southern tip of South America. In English, the term originally referred to the Yaghan people of Tierra del Fuego. In Spanish, the ...
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Pre-Columbian era
The pre-Columbian era incorporates all period subdivisions in the history and prehistory of the Americas before the appearance of significant European influences on the American continents, spanning...
Pre-Columbian era - Wikipedia
Patagon
The Patagones or Patagonian giants are a mythical race of people, who first began to appear in early European accounts of the then little-known region and coastline of Patagonia. They were supposed to...
Patagon - Wikipedia
Evidence Of New World's Oldest Decapitation Found
Scientists digging at rock a shelter in Brazil have discovered evidence of human decapitation that dates back 9,000 years, making it oldest case ever seen in the New World. But the story of the headle...
BBC News - Amazon Indians raid remote Peru village
A remote Peruvian community is to be evacuated after members of an Amazon tribe looking for food raided homes and killed domestic animals
Sikiana people
The Sikiana are an indigenous people, living in Brazil, Suriname, and Venezuela.
The Sikiana are also called Chikena, Chiquena, Chiquiana, Shikiana, Sikiâna, Sikiyana, Sikiána, Sikïiyana, Tshikian...
Genetic history of indigenous peoples of the Americas
Genetic history of indigenous peoples of the Americas primarily focus on Human Y-chromosome DNA haplogroups and Human mitochondrial DNA haplogroups. Autosomal "atDNA" markers are also used, but differ...
Genetic history of indigenous peoples of the Americas - Wikipedia
Aché people
The Aché people (/ɑːˈtʃeɪ/ ah-CHAY) are a traditional hunter-gatherer tribe living in eastern Paraguay.From the earliest Jesuit accounts of the Aché in the 17th century until their peaceful outside co...
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Akurio people
The Akurio are an indigenous people, living in Suriname. They are hunter-gatherers, who were first contacted in 1969.
The Akurio are also called Akoerio, Akuliyo, Akuri, Akurijo, Akuriyo, Oyaricou...
Paleo-Indians
Paleo-Indians (Paleoindians) or Paleoamericans is a classification term given to the first peoples who entered, and subsequently inhabited, the American continents during the final glacial episodes of...
Paleo-Indians - Wikipedia
Pai Tavytera
The Pai Tavytera people are an indigenous people of Paraguay. They primarily live in the Amambay Department of Paraguay and Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil.
The Pai Tavytera are also known as the Ava, ...
Pai Tavytera - Wikipedia
Settlement of the Americas
The question of how, when, where and why humans first entered the Americas is of intense interest to archaeologists and anthropologists, and has been a subject of heated debate for centuries. Several ...
Settlement of the Americas - Wikipedia
Teushen
The Teushen or Tehues were an indigenous hunter-gatherer people of Patagonia in Argentina. They were considered "foot nomads", whose culture relied on hunting and gathering. Their territory was betwe...
Yaghan language
Yagán (originally Yahgan, but also now spelled Yaghan, Jagan, Iakan), also known as Yámana and Háusi Kúta, is one of the indigenous languages of Tierra del Fuego, spoken by the Yagán people. It is reg...
Chamacoco
The Chamacoco people (Ishír) are an indigenous people of Paraguay. Some also live in Brazil.The Chamacoco have two major divisions, the Ebytoso, who lived along the Paraguay River, and the Tomáraho, w...
Chamacoco - Wikipedia
Yaghan people
The Yaghan, also called Yagán, Yahgan, Yámana, Yamana, or Tequenica, are one of the indigenous peoples of the Southern Cone, who are regarded as the southernmost peoples in the world. Their traditiona...
Yaghan people - Wikipedia
Tehuelche people
The Tehuelche people is a collective name for some native tribes of Patagonia and the southern pampas region in Argentina and Chile.Tehuelche is a Mapudungun word meaning "Fierce People". They were al...
Tehuelche people - Wikipedia
Ayoreo people
The Ayoreo (Ayoreode, Ayoréo, Ayoréode) are an indigenous people of the Gran Chaco. They live in an area surrounded by the Paraguay, Pilcomayo, Parapetí, and Grande Rivers, spanning both Bolivia and P...
Selknam people
The Selk'nam, also known as the Onawo or Ona people, were an indigenous people in the Patagonian region of southern Argentina and Chile, including the Tierra del Fuego islands. They were one of the la...
Selknam people - Wikipedia
Mashco-Piro people
The Mashco-Piro or Mascho Piro, also known as the Cujareño people, are an indigenous tribe of nomadic hunter-gatherers who inhabit the remote regions of the Amazon rainforest. They live in Manú Nation...
Kaxinawá people
The Kaxinawá people (Huni Kuin) are an indigenous people of Brazil and Peru. Their villages are located along the Purus and Curanja Rivers in Peru and the Tarauacá, Jordão, Breu, Muru, Envira, Humaitã...
Kaxinawá people - Wikipedia
Pirahã people
The Pirahã people (pronounced [piɾaˈhã]) are an indigenous hunter-gatherer tribe of Amazon natives, a subgroup of the Mura, who mainly live on the banks of the Maici River in Brazil's Amazonas state, ...
Alacalufe people
The Kawésqar or Kaweskar, also called Alacaluf or Halakwulup (meaning "mussel eater" in Yaghan), are a South American people living in the Chilean Patagonia, specifically in the Brunswick Peninsula, ...
Alacalufe people - Wikipedia
List of archaeological periods (North America)
North American archaeological periods divides the history of pre-Columbian North America into a number of named successive eras or periods, from the earliest-known human habitation through to the ear...
List of archaeological periods (North America) - Wikipedia