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Oldest stone hand axes unearthed

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#1    Still Waters

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 08:26 PM

Scientists have unearthed and dated some of the oldest stone hand axes on Earth. The ancient tools, unearthed in Ethiopia in the last two decades, date to 1.75 million years ago.

http://www.nbcnews.c...e/#.UQmA6_JBqKE

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 08:36 PM

Wow, that sure puts it way back... unless of course somebody messed up the dating.

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 09:16 PM

Fine then, I'm tearing-up my application for membership to Scientology.  :passifier:


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Posted 31 January 2013 - 07:38 AM

This is a great find thats old thanks for posting.still waiting for them to find the missing link.





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