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2 Million Year Old Hominid Fossils Found

It is an exciting day with the announcement of the find in South Africa of two 130cm skeletons belonging to human ancestors - an adult female and a young male.  The species has been named Australopithecus sediba. Wikipedia has the latest information here. It has a brain about one-third the size of the modern human brain. It is known as a "transitional species" because it falls in between the early apes and the modern human descendants. Here is a nice video describing the find from the BBC.


Chris Pattas

Chris Pattas lives in beautiful Melbourne, Australia. He is happily married with two children. Chris is a successful business leader who enjoys helping organisations reach their full potential. Whether it is driving greater profit or sales, growing market share in competitive industries, inspiring executives to achieve great things, negotiating compelling business deals or working as a board member implementing exciting change programs, he knows how to get the most out of any organisation. Chris has worked in various product and service industries including: advertising, software, IT&T, travel & tourism, utilities and telecommunications. His interests and expertise include: leadership & strategy, sales & marketing, online & social media, science & technology, travel & tourism, photography and music.