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.
Professor Unveils Little Foot - Oldest, Most Complete Human Ancestor
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
Little Foot Takes a Bow
Wits University Press, 6 December 2017
After 20 years of painstaking excavation and preparation, Professor Ron Clarke introduces the most complete Australopithecus fossil ever found to the world. Read more »
Professor Ronald Clarke in the Sterkfontein cave with Little Foot.
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