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300,000-Year-Old Caveman 'Campfire' Found in Israel

Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, discovery, Israel, hearth, campfire, before homo sapiens, Africa )

- 1939 days ago -
A newly discovered hearth full of ash and charred bone in a cave in modern-day Israel hints that early humans sat around fires as early as 300,000 years ago -- before Homo sapiens arose in Africa.


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Helen Porter (39)
Wednesday January 29, 2014, 4:36 am
Put the Palestinians in a time machine and send them back to deal with the original invaders and let the rightful owners of the land in this time live in peace.

Lindsay Kemp (6)
Wednesday January 29, 2014, 11:24 am
Oh, wow - that's amazing. Thanks for sharing

Amy L (112)
Wednesday January 29, 2014, 1:00 pm
That was really interesting. Thx!

Wednesday January 29, 2014, 1:02 pm
We humans are still the same as the caveman era....haven't evolved much. Thanks for sharing Giana.

Roger G (148)
Wednesday January 29, 2014, 1:53 pm
plusoned, twiited and noted, thanks

Birgit W (160)
Wednesday January 29, 2014, 2:10 pm
Amazing, thanks for sharing.

Athena F (131)
Wednesday January 29, 2014, 4:50 pm
thank you
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