Humankind's odyssey from Africa began more than two million years ago

Archaeologists have discovered ancient tools and bones in China that, once again, shake up the timeline of the human origin story. The items are more than two million years old, indicating that early hominins had spread much further east earlier than previously thought... Continue Reading Ancient stone tools found in China shake up human ancestor timeline (again) Category: Science Tags: Archeology Bones China Evolution History Human Tools Related Articles: This iceman wouldn't be caught dead in any old leather Newly discovered Homo naledi lived alongside our early ancestors Ancient child skeletons suggest China's Great Flood story does hold water Stonehenge and other standing stones really are computers "Hidden history" of labor suggests

Humankind's odyssey from Africa began more than two million years ago

Can you imagine walking 14,000km? Trekking across wide savannas, down creek beds, along mountain chains in terrain that is new and home to foreign types of plants and animals? Can I eat this? ...

Thu 12 Jul 18 from Phys.org

Ancient stone tools found in China shake up human ancestor timeline (again)

Archaeologists have discovered ancient tools and bones in China that, once again, shake up the timeline of the human origin story. The items are more than two million years old, indicating ...

Thu 12 Jul 18 from Gizmag

A Discovery in China Suggests That Human-Like Species Left Africa 250,000 Years Earlier Than Believed

The artifacts were dug up in the Loess Plateau, north of the Qinling mountains, which divide the north and south of China

Wed 11 Jul 18 from TIME

Hominins Left Africa for Asia Much Earlier Than Thought

The dating of stone tools in China puts members of the Homo genus there more than 2 million years ago.

Wed 11 Jul 18 from The Scientist

Out of Africa, into China

Tools discovery pushes back hominin migration, calling current theories into question. Andrew Masterson reports.

Wed 11 Jul 18 from Cosmos Magazine

Stone tools put early hominids in China 2.1 million years ago

Newly discovered stone tools in China suggest hominids left Africa 250,000 years earlier than we thought.

Wed 11 Jul 18 from ScienceNews

Earliest evidence of humans outside Africa

Scientists say they've found the earliest evidence of a human presence outside Africa.

Wed 11 Jul 18 from BBC News

Were Hominins In China 2.1 Million Years Ago?

Wed 11 Jul 18 from Discover Magazine

Discovery of ancient tools in China suggests humans left Africa earlier than previously thought

Ancient tools and bones discovered in China by archaeologists suggest early humans left Africa and arrived in Asia earlier than previously thought.

Wed 11 Jul 18 from Phys.org

Hominins lived in China 2.1 million years ago

A new stone tool find pushes back the date for hominin dispersal beyond Africa.

Wed 11 Jul 18 from Ars Technica

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