Researchers Reveal South Africa's Oldest Fossil of Human Ancestor
Professor Ron Clarke from the Evolutionary Studies Institute at the University of the Witwatersrand has unveiled 'Little Foot', the country's "oldest, virtually complete fossil human ancestor" after 20 years of excavation and preparation.
News24Wire, 7 December 2017
After 20 years of excavating, cleaning, reconstructing and casting, the oldest virtually complete human ancestor in South Africa was finally unveiled on Wednesday. Read more »
Little Foot's skull
Professor Ronald Clarke in the Sterkfontein cave with Little Foot.