Aboriginal Australians co-existed with the megafauna for at least 17,000 years


Authors Michael Westaway Senior Research Fellow, Research Centre for Human Evolution, Griffith University Jon Olley Professor of Water Science, Griffith University Rainer Grun Professor of Archaeogeochemistry, Griffith University Disclosure statement Michael Westaway receives funding from the Australian Research Council. This research was supported by the Three Tribal Groups of the […]

The Political Uses of Australian Genocide


Ray Gibbons (2015) Abstract: This is a summary document of a more detailed semantic typology of mass killing and its variant terms, as they applied to Australia. The investigative methodology makes extensive use of modelling. Massacre events are presented as a nested type instance of the relevant process. Intentionality is […]

How to get to Australia … more than 50,000 years ago


May 21, 2018 5.48am AEST Authors Sean Ulm  Sean Ulm is a Friend of The Conversation. Deputy Director, ARC Centre of Excellence for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage, James Cook University  Alan Cooper Alan Cooper Director, Australian Centre for Ancient DNA, University of Adelaide Michael Bird  Michael Bird is a Friend […]

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