Early humans' rock art originated in Africa not Europe

Analysing ancient rock art across South-east Asia, researchers have found that the art originated with our ancestors in Africa, not Europe as some claimed.

Ancient cave paintings found in Brazil

Ancient cave drawings, dating back 4,000 to 10,000 years, have been discovered in Brazil by researchers following radio-collared white-lipped peccaries.

Rock art in Welsh cave named Britain’s oldest

Archaeologists have said that an engraving of a reindeer on the wall of a cave in South Wales is at least 14,505 years ago – making it the oldest known rock art in the British Isles.