CATEGORY: Africa
Giant “Siberian Unicorn” and Humans May Have Roamed the World Together
March 31, 2016

Russian paleontologists found that an ancient rhino species known as the “Siberian unicorn” likely existed for hundreds of thousands years longer than previously thought. Read More

New DNA Techniques Help Scientists Find Origins of African Slaves
February 5, 2016

Thanks to advances in genetic technology, scientists are using DNA from long-buried human remains to trace the origins of African slaves brought to the New World. Read More

Evidence of Prehistoric Massacre Could Extend Warfare Timeline
January 22, 2016

Newly discovered evidence of an ancient massacre of African hunter-gatherers suggests the history of warfare may be older than previously thought. Read More