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MODERN DEVELOPMENT THREATENS NORTHERN CAPE PREHISTORIC SITE

Article taken from the Maropeng Newsletter.

http://www.maropeng.co.za/news/entry/modern-development-threatens-northern-cape-prehistoric-site

Modern-day growth is threatening to isolate thousands of ancient relics at one of South Africa’s richest early prehistoric sites in the Northern Cape. 157 more words

THE EVOLUTION OF THE 'BRRR FACTOR': HOMININ DEVELOPMENT IN COLD WEATHER

Article taken from the Maropeng Newsletter.

(http://www.maropeng.co.za/news/entry/the-evolution-of-the-brrr-factor-hominin-development-in-cold-weather)

As Homo sapiens we represent the only hominin species able to survive until now. All other hominin species, including Homo erectus, the upright walking man, Homo habilis, the tool-using man and Homo neanderthalensis, the first artists of cave-painting fame, though possessing some combination of features that characterise humans today, are all extinct. 681 more words

Maropeng

So yesterday I took the time to visit Maropeng at the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site with my little sister and must say it was a great experience for both of us. 125 more words

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