Tag: rising star cave system

Digital reconstruction of Homo naledi skull endocranial volume of 610 cc

Homo naledi – Innovators or Hangers On?

The age of the fossil-rich Homo naledi fossil site within the Rising Star cave system in the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site near Johannesburg, South Africa was frustratingly unknown until recently. The exceptionally large number of fossil bones scattered on the cave floor proved difficult to date, but an […]