mastodon


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extinct elephant-like mammal that flourished worldwide from Miocene through Pleistocene times

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There would be few predators of animals as large as a mammoth or mastodon.
6 million years ago through about 12,000 years ago, with the American mastodon probably surviving a bit longer.
In the 1980s and 1990s, researchers James Dunbar and David Webb investigated the site and retrieved several stone tools and a mastodon tusk with cut marks in a layer more than 14,000 years old.
In 1992, construction workers dug up the mastodon bones while clearing earth to build a sound barrier along Route 54 in San Diego County.
When it comes to Mastodon, especially if you are very familiar with the genre they represent, it is a 'no-brainer' why they have built a sizable and loyal following in the Metal scene and beyond.
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At least 1,000 years before Clovis people roamed the Great Plains, a group of hunter-gatherers either butchered a mastodon or scavenged its carcass near Florida's Gulf Coast.
The discovery of a trove of mastodon fossils in Oregon State University's football stadium end zone could turn out to be huge boon to the last-place Beavers.
Along the handicap-accessible loop trail are exhibits that include a replica mastodon skeleton, a Native- American village, an English fur-trader's stockade, a Civil War camp, a logging shanty, a settler's cabin, and a 1900 farm house.
AFTER recenting stating how much he hates playing 'f**king heavy metal', Mastodon guitarist Brent Hinds was either lying or can hide it extremely well.
Limp Bizkit, Twin Atlantic, Refused, New Found Glory, Mastodon and Frank Turner.
Global superstars Metallica, Mumford and Sons and The Libertines have been revealed as this year's headliners, with an incredible supporting cast including Jamie T, Slaves, Peace, Alt-J, Bastille, Bring Me The Horizon, Royal Blood, Deadmau5, Limp Bizkit, Twin Atlantic, Refused, New Found Glory, Mastodon and Frank Turner.
I'VE only managed to watch Mastodon once in the five years during the three album cycles that I've been a fan, but my grin that stretched across my face as I cautiously drove along the M62 was proof that was about to change.
Novelist and columnist Paul Gallic[degrees] shared the following thoughts in his column "Thinking Aloud" in The Milwaukee Sentinel: "I just can't put my finger on it, but the aspect of little Elaine perched athwart a defunct mastodon, cuddling an express rifle and smiling in childish glee, depresses me.
That's because the boys and girls in Bradford want to name the mastodon the official State Fossil.