Little Foot: Australopithecus Skeleton from Sterkfontein is 3.67 Million Years Old

The new date places an almost complete skeleton of Australopithecus prometheus from the Sterkfontein cave in South Africa as an older relative of famous Lucy – a 3.18-million-year-old specimen of Australopithecus afarensis that was found in Ethiopia. Little Foot, also known as StW 573, was discovered in 1994 in a cave at Sterkfontein in central [...] —> Read More