Tag Archives: Fossil

New Species of Ancient Human Discovered in a Cave in the Philippines

Bones and fossil teeth found in Callao Cave in the Philippines are believed to be from a previously unidentified species related to modern humans. The new species is named Homo luzonensis after the island of Luzon where it was discovered and lived over 50,000 years ago, according to the new study published in Nature. Co-author and lead member of the

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Hope is the new face of the Natural History Museum

After a lot of publicity, today the main hall of London’s renown Natural History Museum has been reopened after a somewhat controversial makeover. We have waved goodbye to Dippy, the famous Diplodocus¬†skeleton that has stood guard over the entrance to the museum for almost 40 years, and now we say hello to Hope, the 25m long blue whale¬†skeleton, which resided

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