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With a Dash of Salt: The Mysteries of the American Incognitum and a Century of Scientific Excavations in Saltville, VA

Just over three centuries ago, in 1705, a massive molar was uncovered along the banks of the Hudson  River in New York.  Some individuals erroneously concluded that this tremendous tooth must have come from the mouth of a biblical giant. More bones of this mysterious creature were soon uncovered throughout the eastern U.S., including associated … Continue reading