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The Great Solar Storm of 5259 BC Precisely Dates the Prehistoric Settlement of Dispilio in Greece

Researchers from the University of Bern have achieved a groundbreaking feat by precisely dating a prehistoric agricultural settlement in northern Greece, which is over 7,000 years old. Utilizing a combination of annual growth ring measurements in wooden construction elements and a sudden spike in cosmogenic radiocarbon dating back to 5259 BC, they have provided a […]