700,000 year old stone artefacts found in South Africa

In the northern province of South Africa, a team of archaeologists from the University of Cape Town, the University of Toronto with the McGregor Museum in Kimberley, found a massive amount of early stone age artefacts from the site at Kathu. Continue reading


First Eurasians left Africa 130,000 years ago

New studies by a research team led by Katerina Harvati of the University of Tubingen, Germany, have revealed that early humans left Africa earlier than first thought, 130,000 years ago and likely took a southern route through the Arabian peninsula. Continue reading