Publications by authors named "Ofer Bar-Yosef"

30Publications

Acheulo-Yabrudian and Early Middle Paleolithic at Hayonim Cave (Western Galilee, Israel): Continuity or break?

J Hum Evol 2020 02 13;139:102733. Epub 2020 Feb 13.

Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, Cambridge MA 02138, USA.

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February 2020

Critical role of climate change in plant selection and millet domestication in North China.

Sci Rep 2018 05 18;8(1):7855. Epub 2018 May 18.

Key Lab. of Land Surface Pattern and Simulation, Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100101, China.

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May 2018

Symbolic emblems of the Levantine Aurignacians as a regional entity identifier (Hayonim Cave, Lower Galilee, Israel).

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2018 05 30;115(20):5145-5150. Epub 2018 Apr 30.

Institute of Earth Sciences, National Natural History Collections, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 91904 Jerusalem, Israel;

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May 2018

Dietary adaptation of FADS genes in Europe varied across time and geography.

Nat Ecol Evol 2017 May 26;1:167. Epub 2017 May 26.

Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA.

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May 2017

Morphological description and morphometric analyses of the Upper Palaeolithic human remains from Dzudzuana and Satsurblia caves, western Georgia.

J Hum Evol 2017 12 3;113:83-90. Epub 2017 Sep 3.

Department of Cultural Heritage, University of Bologna, Via Ddegli Ariani 1, 48121 Ravenna, Italy; Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, 04103 Leipzig, Germany. Electronic address:

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December 2017

A Unique Assemblage of Engraved Plaquettes from Ein Qashish South, Jezreel Valley, Israel: Figurative and Non-Figurative Symbols of Late Pleistocene Hunters-Gatherers in the Levant.

PLoS One 2016 24;11(8):e0160687. Epub 2016 Aug 24.

Department of Maritime Civilizations, Charney School of Marine Studies and the Leon Recanati Institute for Maritime Studies (RIMS), University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel.

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July 2017

Outburst flood at 1920 BCE supports historicity of China's Great Flood and the Xia dynasty.

Science 2016 Aug;353(6299):579-82

School of Geography Science, Nanjing Normal University, Nanjing 210023, China. Jiangsu Center for Collaborative Innovation in Geographical Information Resource Development and Application, Nanjing, Jiangsu 210023, China.

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August 2016

Hunted gazelles evidence cooling, but not drying, during the Younger Dryas in the southern Levant.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2016 Apr 28;113(15):3997-4002. Epub 2016 Mar 28.

Department of Anthropology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269;

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April 2016

Nahal Ein Gev II, a Late Natufian Community at the Sea of Galilee.

PLoS One 2016 27;11(1):e0146647. Epub 2016 Jan 27.

Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 02138, United States of America.

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July 2016

Experimental Barley Flour Production in 12,500-Year-Old Rock-Cut Mortars in Southwestern Asia.

PLoS One 2015 31;10(7):e0133306. Epub 2015 Jul 31.

Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America.

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May 2016

The Origin of Cultivation and Proto-Weeds, Long Before Neolithic Farming.

PLoS One 2015 22;10(7):e0131422. Epub 2015 Jul 22.

The Martin (Szusz) Department of Land of Israel Studies and Archaeology, Institute of Archaeology, Bar Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, Israel.

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April 2016

Early pottery at 20,000 years ago in Xianrendong Cave, China.

Science 2012 Jun;336(6089):1696-700

School of Archaeology and Museology, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China.

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June 2012