For those of you that are new around here, on Fridays we bring you 25 of the week’s best links, articles, images, and videos from all over the web in a list we refer to as “Link25″. This week, you’ll find everything from the new healthcare bill to the reason airplanes can’t take off when it gets too hot! So get ready because this is Link25 (251) – The Oldest Homo Sapiens Found Edition.
Oldest Homo sapiens bones ever found shake foundations of the human story
Fossils recovered from an old mine on a desolate mountain in Morocco have rocked one of the most enduring foundations of the human story: that Homo sapiens arose in a cradle of humankind in East Africa 200,000 years ago.
Archaeologists unearthed the bones of at least five people at Jebel Irhoud, a former barite mine 100km west of Marrakesh, in excavations that lasted years. They knew the remains were old, but (click on the image to read the full article).
Never gets old...well...check back with us next week...
Well, at least David was listening very carefully.
‘Jurassic World’ Sequel Gets Official Title, Poster
The sequel to “Jurassic World” got an official title on Thursday morning — one year ahead of its expected release.
The new poster for the upcoming film, subtitled “Fallen Kingdom,” includes a tag line for the film: “Life finds a way.”
“A Monster Calls” director J. A. Bayona is taking the helm on “Fallen Kingdom.” “Jurassic World” director Colin Trevorrow has a credit on the sequel’s script, along with…(click the image for the full story).