View Full Version : Modern Man circa 195000 years

2005-Feb-18, 01:11 AM
Oldest known humans just got older (http://www.newscientist.com/article.ns?id=dn7020)

All i can say is Damn.

Happy 195,000th birthday? :D

Modern humans made their appearance 35,000 years earlier than we previously thought. According to new dates for two fossils found in Ethiopia almost 40 years ago, we have been around for 195,000 years.