Biggest-ever display of fossil hominins opens

Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site hosts new exhibition of Homo naledi

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One of the panels in the “Almost Human” exhibition. Photo: John Hawks CC-BY
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Some of the more than 700 remains from the Dinaledi Chamber in the exhibit. Photo: John Hawks CC-BY
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Marina Elliott (front) with Bonita de Klerk and Debi Bolter working to lay out the Dinaledi hominin fossils at Maropeng. Photo: John Hawks CC-BY
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“Neo” skull of Homo naledi on exhibit at Maropeng. Photo: John Hawks CC-BY

Paleoanthropologist. I study human evolution and work to understand the fossil and genetic evidence of our hominin ancestors.

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