Ancient Seafaring in the Mediterranean

Here’s the 2010 ACSA paper on the mesolithic and palaeolithic finds on Crete that support a 130,00 years ago date for the earliest seafarers reaching Crete….

http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/pdf/uploads/stoneageseafaringinthemedhesp79_2_145-190.pdf

but now there’s suggestion of an even earlier date….

http://prehist.org/news/86/New+evidence+suggests+Neanderthals+may+have+been+Seafarers/

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