Re: Australian finds >100 000 BP?

K C Moore (
Mon, 23 Sep 96 08:34:49 GMT

In article <> "Robert D. Clark" writes:

> I caught the same thing, Headline News, IIRC. Said they had found both
> bones and tools, circa 170,000 ya. If true, and if H. sap., kinda blows
IIRC some people think they are H. habilis. Is there any strong
evidence for H. sap?

> the chronology for Australian occupation and the Out of Africa Hypothesis
> in one shot. Anybody heard anything out of academic channels?

Ken Moore