- 2008



May 7th, 2008

How DID Lucy Walk?

May 07, 2008

"Lucy" is the three million year old fossil discovered in the Afar region of Ethiopia in 1974 by Don Johanson. For more than three decades this remarkable find, which has told us so much about out origins, has been the subject of controversy.

April 19th, 2008

One Way in which Science is Done

April 19, 2008

Science is done in many ways.

January 10th, 2008

Footprint Trail in Peril

January 10, 2008

A trail of footprints left in volcanic ash nearly four million years ago, corroborating the contention that Lucy was a biped, is threatened by both man made and natural damage in Tanzania, it was declared recently at a scientific symposium in South Korea.