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Maropeng – 14 billion years of history, one important question

I recently visited Maropeng in the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site as part of the Fair Trade Tourism 10-year Anniversary Celebrations. I had only a vague idea about what the centre was about, and have always perceived it to be a destination for kiddies. 408 more words

South Africa

In (and around) Johannesburg: The Cradle of Humankind

The Cradle of Humankind is a world heritage site 50km outside Johannesburg. About an hour from Sandton, Johannesburg.  The area is renowned as the epicentre of discovery of the human origins. 321 more words

Adventure

TELLING TIME: HOW DID OUR ANCESTORS DO IT?

Source: Maropeng.co.za

Telling the time accurately has been a challenge for humankind through the ages. It’s hard to imagine now when one considers how easy it is to access the time in today’s world. 663 more words