Scientists Say They’ve Identified the Earliest Sign of Humans Outside Africa

Fossilized human skulls found in a cave in Greece may force a rewrite of the human migration timeline yet again. Archaeologists have dated one of the skulls to about 210,000 years old – roughly 150,000 years older than the previous record-holder for earliest modern human remains in Europe... Continue Reading Fossil skull found in Greek cave may be oldest human remains in Europe Category: Science Tags: Archeology Bones Europe Evolution Fossils Griffith University Human University of Tubingen

Scientists Say They’ve Identified the Earliest Sign of Humans Outside Africa

The fossil was found in the 1970s but 'not a lot of attention was paid to it'

Thu 11 Jul 19 from TIME

Oldest human skull outside Africa identified as 210,000 years old

A 210,000-year-old human skull could provide new evidence that our species left Africa much earlier than previously thought. A new study published in Nature of two fossils found in Greece in ...

Thu 11 Jul 19 from Phys.org

The oldest known Homo sapiens outside Africa was Greek

The skull was dug up in the 1970s, but only now identified

Thu 11 Jul 19 from The Economist

The oldest known Homo sapiens was Greek, Wed 10 Jul 19 from The Economist

'Oldest remains' outside Africa reset human migration clock

A 210,000-year-old skull has been identified as the earliest modern human remains found outside Africa, putting the clock back on mankind's arrival in Europe by more than 150,000 years, researchers ...

Wed 10 Jul 19 from Phys.org

'Enigmatic' skull shows modern humans were in Eurasia earlier than previously thought

Early modern humans had made their way as far north as Greece 210,000 years ago, earlier than previously thought.

Wed 10 Jul 19 from ABC Science

The oldest known modern human in Europe

Skull from a Greek cave is at least 210,000 years old. Dyani Lewis reports.

Wed 10 Jul 19 from Cosmos Magazine

Fossil skull found in Greek cave may be oldest human remains in Europe

Fossilized human skulls found in a cave in Greece may force a rewrite of the human migration timeline yet again. Archaeologists have dated one of the skulls to about 210,000 years old ...

Wed 10 Jul 19 from Gizmag

Skull shows our species got to Europe 165,000 earlier than we thought

The first modern humans were not supposed to have reached Europe until 45,000 years ago, but a skull from a Greek cave turns out to be 210,000 years old

Wed 10 Jul 19 from Newscientist

An early dispersal of modern humans from Africa to Greece

Nature, Published online: 10 July 2019; doi:10.1038/d41586-019-02075-9Analysis of two fossils from a Greek cave has shed light on early hominins in Eurasia. One fossil is the ...

Wed 10 Jul 19 from Nature News

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