Kwakiutl tribe of the Pacific Northwest rowing in canoes. | Edward S. Curtis, Wikimedia Commons
Archaeology

The First Americans May Have Migrated Along a Coastal ‘Kelp Highway’

A coastal migration into North America along the Pacific Rim could be the most likely initial colonization event on the continent.

Published On 11/03/2017
10:01 PM EDT
Clovis culture tools from the Rummells-Maske Site of Cedar County, Iowa. | Bill Whittaker, Wikimedia Commons
Fish swim through a kelp forest at the Channel Islands National Park. | National Park Service