Womens Charles by Charles David Unity Pull On Ankle Boots, Stingrey, 8.5 US,Shop Steve Madden Ellias Women's FLATS ROse Gold - 10 - - 23550772,Ajvani womens platform high heel glitter party evening court shoes pumps- Attractive Look -Man/Woman,Kenneth Cole Reaction Great Vibe Stud - Outstanding features -Men/WomenBlueprint Brake Shoes Fitting Kit ADA1041503,Simply Chic Clear Lucite Rhinestone High Heels with 5 Inch Stiletto Heels,Franco Sarto Women's Hampton Ankle Boot,Shop Women's Rose Petals by Walking Cradles Ramsey Pump White Leather - On Sale - - 13537793,Ajvani womens mid heel buttons zip smart brogue ankle shoe boots booties-good design-Gentleman/Lady,Nine West Accolia 40th Anniversary Heeled Sandal ：Grateful feedback：Gentleman/Lady,Bettschuhe Wolle Noppen blau 42/43,Easy Spirit Traveltime Women N/S Round Toe Suede Black MulesDEL600-23/RPU/M Pleaser Platforms Exotic Dancing Ankle/Mid-Calf Boots Size: 6,Shop Women's Nina Talley Pump Black Glam Suede - On Sale - - 17174454,Ajvani womens low mid heel mary jane strap work party court shoes pumps-temperament and ambiguity,-Men's/Women's,Kenneth Cole New York Val -Good Global Goods-Man/WomanBase London Mens Harrison Smart Casual Waxy Leather Loafer Shoes,Dazzling White Sparkly Heels Women's Glitter Slide Sandal with 7 Inch Heel,Crocs Kids CrocsFunLab Supergirl (Toddler/Little Kid),Shop Women's Pleaser Adore 708HMG Ankle Strap Sandal Clear/Silver Multi Glitter - - 19981594Ajvani womens high heel platform ankle strap barely there strappy sandals shoes-Multi-variety-Men's/Women'sFoamtreads Kids Unicorn (Toddler/Little Kid),AXEL Open Peep Toe Block Heel Sandals Shoes - Black Suede Style6 1/2 Inch Sexy High Heel Wedge Shoes Clear Platform Clear Strap,See Kai Run Kids Harriett (Toddler/Little Kid),Shop Women's Flexus by Spring Step Decca Tan Nubuck - - 9284768Ajvani womens faux sheepskin fur flexible sole boat shoes moccasins slippers-Attractive Design-Men's/Women'sSKECHERS Reggae Slim - Forget Me KnotAsics Gel GT-2000 5 Womens Summer Pack Running Trainer Shoe,Penny Loves Kenny Womens Dalton Faux Leather Pull On Over-The-Knee Boots,Probing deeper into the South African cave system known as Rising Star, a subterranean maze that last year yielded the largest cache of hominin fossils known to science, an international team of researchers has discovered another chamber with more remains of a newfound human relative, Homo naledi.
“Neo” skull of Homo naledi from the Lesedi Chamber of the Rising Star cave system in South Africa. The skull has been painstakingly reconstructed, providing a much more complete portrait of the early hominin. Photo: John Hawks CC-BY
The discovery, announced today (May 9, 2017) with the publication of a series of papers in the journal eLife, helps round out the picture of a creature that scientists now know shared the landscape with modern humans — and probably other hominin species — between 226,000 and 335,000 years ago. The discovery of the new fossils representing the remains of at least three juvenile and adult specimens includes a “wonderfully complete skull,” says University of Wisconsin–Madison anthropologist John Hawks.
The new chamber is also exceedingly difficult to access, requiring those excavating the fossils to crawl, climb and squeeze their way in pitch dark to the fossil cache.
Homo naledi was very different from archaic humans that lived around the same time. Left: Kabwe skull from Zambia, an archaic human. Right: “Neo” skull of Homo naledi. Photo: John Hawks CC-BY
Sept. 10, 2015: Fossil Trove Adds a New Limb to Human Family Tree
Share via Facebook
Share via Twitter
Share via Linked In
Share via Email