New species of human found in Ethiopia: Report

Remains of a new species of humans, which scientists have dated between 3.3 million and 3.5 million years old, were discovered in Afar state of Ethiopia, a media report said on Thursday.

May 29, 2015, 00:36 AM IST

World's oldest stone tools found

 Scientists have found in east Africa stone tools dating back 3.3 million years -- long before the advent of modern humans and by far the oldest such artefacts yet discovered.

May 21, 2015, 16:38 PM IST

Hominin not ancestors of Neanderthals and modern humans: Study

A new study suggests that no known hominin is ancestor to the Neanderthals or modern humans.

Oct 22, 2013, 12:52 PM IST

Bigfoot is part human: Study

The legendary Bigfoot is a human relative that arose some 15,000 years ago, a new five-year DNA study has claimed.

Nov 28, 2012, 15:02 PM IST