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Homo Naledi’s discovery is Africa's largest collection of hominin fossils, 15 individuals pieced together from over 1 500 fragments.
Cradle of Humankind to unveil largest display of human fossils

Saturday 25 February 2017 06:31

The Cradle of Humankind outside Johannesburg will unveil possibly the largest display of human fossils anywhere in the world on March 18.


A replica of a Homo naledi skull.
How tiny black spots shed light on part of the Homo Naledi mystery

Thursday 28 July 2016 10:10

Many questions have been thrown up by the discovery in South Africa of a previously unidentified human relative, Homo Naledi.


 Homo-Naledi   consists of more than 1 550 numbered fossil elements.
SA needs to invest in paleontological sciences: Pandor

Friday 11 September 2015 08:00

Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor says there is a need for South Africa to ensure that its research investment is fully focused on paleontological sciences.


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