63,000-year-old stone tools found in Yemen

Posted: July 30, 2012 in Uncategorized

Stone Age tools found in Yemen show humans settled in Arabia 63,000 years ago. One new site is the study’s subject, Shi’bat Dihya, located along the Wadi Sudud (see map below). Excavating down to a level dating to perhaps 63,000 years ago, when the region was quite arid, the team found some “5,488 artifacts” — […] Read story

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