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 Where have the oldest hominid fossils been found?

Answer The Middle Awash project, a team of 70 scientists from the University of California at Berkeley, and other institutions, announced in 2009 they had discovered the world's oldest hominid skeleton in... Read More »
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Where have most early hominid fossils been found?

Because human ancestors underwent most of their evolution on the African continent, most fossils have been found there. Kenya and Ethiopia are both rich fossil sites. Many fossils, particularly Hom... Read More »
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On which continent have the oldest fossils been found?

The oldest known fossils on Earth were found in western Australia. These stromatolites, as the fossils are known, are cyanobacteria that have been dated at 3.5 billion years old, slightly younger t... Read More »
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How old are the oldest fossils?

According to FossilMuseum.net, the oldest fossils are stromatolites, or "a lamiated rock formed by the growth of blue-green algae (i.e., cyanobacteria)." The oldest known stromatolites have been d... Read More »
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How old are the oldest known fossils?

The oldest known fossils on Earth are fossilized microorganisms known as stromatolites. The remains of cyanobacteria, ancient microbes that produced oxygen, they are located in Western Australia an... Read More »
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