Recently many people have asked me my thoughts concerning the comet hypothesis for the beginning of the Younger Dryas. In my assessment, the evidence does not support it. For more information, see my comments here.
This November (2015) I'll be speaking in Toronto at the Modern Knowledge Earth Rhythm Conference. Please see their website for more information.
Coming soon, the new non-profit "Organization For The Research of Ancient Cultures"!
Please see the links below for travel opportunities!
I'm very proud to mention that on 28 November 2014 I was awarded (in recognition of my ongoing research on ancient civilizations) the title of Honorary Professor at the Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy in Varna, Bulgaria.
The Wonders of Ancient Egypt Tour!
(Rethinking the Paradigm II)
May 20th – June 2nd, 2016
Please click the link above for an itinerary of the trip (PDF) with contact information for the organizers included.
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