HÖGL Women's 4-10 4202 6600 Ballerinas with Heels Pumps, Grey (Darkgrey), 5.5 UK,Maison Margiela Sneakers - Men Maison Margiela Sneakers online on United Kingdom - 11547574GV,Womens - Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Hi Top With Metallic Toecap Multicolour 4 (UK) 3,4,4.5,5.5,6,El Campero Boots - Women El Campero Boots online on Canada - 11544226FC,Clarks Women's Dinah Spice Boots, Black (Black Leather Black Leather), 8 UK,Tommy Hilfiger A1385lice 1a1, Women's Open Toe Sandals, Black (Black 990), 6 UK (39 EU),Tamaris 25471, Women's Ankle Boots, Black (Black 001), 6 UK (39 EU),Fashion / Popular Kristin Cavallari Bahiti Slide Rose Gold Cow Leather Women Online Shoes Outlet,Adidas Originals By Pharrell Williams Pw Tennis Hu - Sneakers - Men Adidas Originals By Pharrell Williams Sneakers online on United Kingdom - 11459478UU,Womens - New Look Cross Front Espadrille Navy 6 (UK) 3,4,4.5,5.5,6,Givenchy Boots - Women Givenchy Boots online on United Kingdom - 44694213VN,Skechers Men's Burst TR-Locust Trainers, Grey (Charcoal/Orange), 11 UK 46 EU,Teva Women's Arrowood Lux Mid Wp Sports and Outdoor Light Hiking Boot, Brown (Cognac), 5 UK (38 EU),Skechers Men's Flex Advantage Trainers, Black/Lime, 6 UK,Angelo Pallotta Sneakers - Men Angelo Pallotta Sneakers online on Australia - 11563658XF,Men's Rubber Summer Comfort Sneakers White / Black / Khaki,Donna Più Boots - Women Donna Più Boots online on Australia - 11529681AP,Ebarrito Boots - Women Ebarrito Boots online on Australia - 11280684JQ,Teva Olowahu flip flops Ladies Leather brown flip flops Brown (bison 561), 8 UK (41 EU),ECCO Biom Lite, Men's Multisport Outdoor Shoes, Blue (denim Blue/dark Shadow58530), 9 UK (43 EU),Pikolinos Women''s Sitges W7j_v17 Derbys, Green, 5 UK,Clearance / Wholesale Women Reebok Classic AZTEC VECTOR - Trainers Aubergine/White/Black Online Shoes OutletAntica Cuoieria Loafers - Men Antica Cuoieria Loafers online on United Kingdom - 11557601HR,Gidigio Boots - Women Gidigio Boots online on Australia - 11546566XARocket Dog Slope Women's Boots, Black, 6 UK,Diamant Diamant Ballroom Sneakers Herren 123-225-070, Men's Ballroom Dance Shoes, Black, 8.5 UK (42 2/3 EU),Skechers Flex Appeal 2.0 good Timing, Women's Low-Top Sneakers, White (White/Silver), 8 UK (41 EU),Mens - Zign Leather Sandals Black 12 (UK) 7,7.5,8.5,9,10,11,12,Women's Shoes PU(Polyurethane) Summer Slingback Sandals Chunky Heel Gold / GrayGiacko Boots - Women Giacko Boots online on Australia - 11517719KA,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