Scientists Discover Oldest Known Modern Human Fossil Outside Of Africa

Posted by The King Slayer 2019 years ago in News
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Archaeologists in Israel believe they have discovered the earliest human fossil ever found outside of Africa.

The international research team, led by Binghampton University, found the fossil - an upper jawbone with several teeth - while exploring a cave in Israel.

The exciting finding suggests that modern humans left Africa at least 50,000 years earlier than previously thought.

Professor Rolf Quam, co-author of the study, said: “Misliya is an exciting discovery.

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