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Swartkrans gets heritage plaque

The fossil-rich Swartkrans Cave has received its national heritage site plaque. It joins a host of world heritage sites in South Africa, most particularly its neighbour, the Cradle of Humankind.
Heritage agency charts new course

A new boost for an old science

The new Palaeosciences Centre of Excellence at Wits University will focus on increasing palaeontological research and making South Africa's relatively unresearched fossil heritage more accessible to the public.
Fossils tell the mammal story

Unearthing our human ancestors

A team of researchers from South Africa, Israel and Canada, led by Canadian anthropologist Professor Michael Chazan, has found artefacts, thought to be at least 2-million years old, in a cave in the Northern Cape.


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