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The Oldest Human Fossils Ever Discovered Have Stories to Tell

The fossil is an upper jawbone with several teeth; stone tools were also found nearby

Scientists discover oldest known modern human fossil outside of Africa. The left hemi-maxilla with teeth. Credit: Rolf Quam

A view looking south of the Jebel Irhoud site in Morocco. Shannon McPherron, MPI EVA Leipzig

... fossil human cranium is oldest ever found in Portugal. The Aroeira 3 cranium. Credit: Javier Trueba

Ancient Fossils from Morocco Mess Up Modern Human Origins

Scientists Have Found The Oldest Known Human Fossils And What They Reveal Could Rewrite History

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The skull of Homo naledi found in the Lesedi chamber, in South Africa Wits University/John Hawks

Oldest Homo sapiens fossils ever found push humanity's birth back to 300,000 years

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A closeup of the Ledi jaw taken just steps from where it was found in the Afar region of Ethiopia. (Kaye Reed)

This skull, part of a skeleton that scientists have named Neo, was found in

Scientists discover oldest known modern human fossil outside of Africa. Composite image of the Misliya Cave site during excavation, along with the maxilla ...

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Newly Discovered FOSSILS Will REWRITE Human History! Beyond Science

File photo: Skeletal remains from the Anne and Bernard Spitzer Hall of Human Origins at

Credit Javier Trueba, Madrid Scientific Films. Scientists have found the oldest DNA evidence yet of humans' biological history.

It's an anatomical mosaic

Scientists have estimated the skull to be over 80 million years old. If age estimate

The world's oldest Homo sapiens fossils were excavated in a barite mine at Jebel Irhoud,

A close-up view of the teeth accompanying the left maxilla of human remains from

The oldest known sample of the smallpox-causing variola virus was <a href

This is what Homo naledi could have looked like

Scientists Have Found The Oldest Known Human Fossils And What They Reveal Could Rewrite History

A silver, old, cracked saucepan rests on an open fire

The small furry mammals scurried in the shadow of the dinosaurs 145 million years ago

The fossilized skeleton known as Little Foot in the Evolutionary Studies Institute vault at the University

Oldest Homo sapiens bones ever found shake foundations of the human story | Science | The

Cro-Magnon was one of the first fossils of an ancient human ever discovered.

The World's Oldest Known Fossils Have Been Found - And They're 3.7 Billion Years Old

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Scientists Have Found The Oldest Known Human Fossils And What They Reveal Could Rewrite History

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Ancient Human Fossils found in China - Zhirendong cave

Beautifully preserved for about 1.8 million years, the Dmanisi fossil known as Skull 5 (left) has a small, primitive braincase — less than half the volume ...

Ancient infant ape skull sheds light on the ancestor of all humans and living apes | Science | AAAS

Homo sapiens paleoanthropology collage.

Oldest known human fossil outside Africa discovered in Israel | Science | The Guardian

Ancient rocks found in northwestern Quebec contain microbial fossils dating back 3.77 billion years ago. (Image: Dominic Papineau)

Fossil jawbone

To help resolve this controversy, scientists looked at two complete shoulder blades from the fossil "Selam," an exceptionally well-preserved skeleton of a ...

Skull similar in shape to a modern human's apart from pronounced brow and smaller brain cavity

Tooth fossil found by 5-year-old in Bulgaria could belong to oldest known human

Scientists discover oldest known modern human fossil outside of Africa. Misliya cave. Credit: Rolf Quam

This photo provided by Allen Nutman shows a rock with stromatolites, tiny layered structures from

Does this jawbone rewrite the history of evolution?

Dating ...

Scientists say they've discovered a new species of human relative in the

The lower jaw of the 7.175 million-year-old Graecopithecus freybergi (El Graeco

... the study of some of the world's oldest rocks. Here researchers examine rocks in Greenland, where 3.7 billion year old stromatolite fossils were found.

Ancient Skulls Discovered in Spain Reveals Neanderthal-like Features [Representational Image]

The 530-million-year-old fossil is thought to contain the oldest eye

Photo by Dr. Mike Baxter / Hairymuseummatt. Scientists found DNA from ancient humans ...

Scientists Have Found The Oldest Known Human Fossils And What They Reveal Could Rewrite History

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New analysis has confirmed that a rock taken from a formation in Western Australia contains the

'First of our kind' found in Morocco - BBC News

Don't know your hobbit from your habilis, or Neanderthal from naledi? Dyani Lewis explains what we know about the human origin story.

These tiny filament-like fossils could be the oldest evidence of life on Earth. (UCL News)

Lucy, the oldest and most complete fossil of an early human ever found, still

85,000-Year-Old Finger Bone May Rewrite the Story of Human Migration Out of Africa

Oldest Homo sapiens bones ever found shake foundations of the human story | Science | The Guardian

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New Gibbon Species Discovered in a 2,200-Year-Old Royal Chinese Tomb

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Scientists Have Found the Oldest Known Human Fossils

Scientists sieve through sand at the Ledi-Geraru site at the Afar Regional State in Ethiopia, where they discovered the Homo mandible, known as LD 350-1.

Oldest Homo sapiens bones ever found shake foundations of the human story

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A missing link?

... fossil human cranium is oldest ever found in Portugal. A virtual reconstruction of the Aroeira 3 cranium. Credit: Rolf Quam

Fossilised wings and body scales. Bas van de Schootbrugge

A re-analysis of the Dali skull is helping rewrite the story of human origins

A reconstruction of the incredible Archicebus achilles in its natural habitat

A scientific illustration of what the Upward Sun River camp, where the remains of the

This ancient jawbone suggests our species left Africa 40,000 years earlier than expected

The bones of an extinct species of cannibal cavemen are the oldest pre-human remains ever found in Europe, scientists have discovered.

Researchers found this fossil jaw in 2002. Analyses show that it's from a Homo sapiens and is at least 177,000 years old. That suggests humans reached the ...

The fossil, found in Spain, is mysteriously related to an ancient group of homonins called the Denisovans, previously found only in Siberia

A close-up of the LD 350-1 mandible unearthed from the Ledi-Geraru research area. Scientists found the mandible combines a mix of primitive traits seen in ...

A new analysis of a 260,000-year-old skull from China skull has found

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We have still not found the missing link between us and apes

An X-ray image of fossilised red algae, highlighted in green

Scientists have discovered the earliest known evidence of right-handedness in the fossil record,

The surprising new species Homo naledi raises more questions than answers—for now

3.3 Million-Year-Old Fossil Sheds Light On How The Spine Evolved

An illustration depicting the possible path of human evolution.

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Oldest known Homo sapien fossils discovered in Morocco