1.8-Million-Year-Old Modern Human-Like Hand Bone Found in Tanzania

A fossil specimen unearthed at the Philip Tobias Korongo site, Olduvai Gorge, could be the oldest ‘anatomically modern’ human hand bone, says an international team of scientists led by Dr Manuel Dominguez-Rodrigo, of Complutense University in Madrid, Spain. The specimen, labeled Olduvai Hominin 86 (OH 86), is part of a little finger or ‘proximal phalanx.’ [...] —> Read More