Video | Homo nadeli @ The Royal Tyrrell Museum Speaker Series

Title: Discovery, Geological Context and Challenges of Dating a New Hominin, Homo naledi, from South Africa

Series: Royal Tyrrell Museum Speaker Series 2017

Overview: Dr. Eric Roberts, Associate Professor and Head of Geosciences, James Cook University, Queensland, Australia, presents an overview of the discovery of the Homo naledi site. He discusses his team’s efforts and progress over the last two years at dating the fossils and refining our understanding of this important new hominin locality.

First Launched: 17th May 2017

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Lurdes Fonseca

Assistant Professor and Researcher at University of Lisbon
Sociologist (PhD), Paleontologist (Researcher in Micropaleontology), Majors in Sociology and Biology, Minor in Geology. Main interests in Paleontology: Microfossils, Molecular fossils, Paleobiology and Paleoecology. (read more about me)