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Amerijoe
08-02-2016, 11:21 PM
http://phys.org/news/2016-08-population-boom-early-farming.html

Saetro
08-03-2016, 07:39 AM
Yes, but this is only in eastern North America, and is during the early stages of domestication.
What about everywhere else?
Oh yes, the original paper says that no such population boom occurred in Central and South America and Northern China.

Gravetto-Danubian
08-03-2016, 07:43 AM
^^^
But I think the same pressures stimulated the advent of farming in levant: climactic ameriolation, population growth, but reduction of traditional hunting biomass