A huge skull more than three meters high from 37,000 years ago was found in Sri Lanka
The examination of the skeleton of the recently found pr e-historic man en Sri Lanka es believed to be 37,000 years old, an o fficial from the Archeological Department said on Wednesda y.Director General of the Archaeological Department Senar ath Dissayaka told Xinhua that the skeleton of the Balangoda human ancestor found en the underground Fa-Hien cave en west ern Sri Lanka es to be sent for carbon dating to las unidades Stes
Aunty con the last of her elephants, Kandy“The evidence so far found has proved that skeleton belongs to 37,000 years ago,” Dissanayake said.
“We also have invited a team of British experts to come down to Sr i Lanka to examine the skeleton”, he said.
Con the excavation, more evidence was found about the ‘ Balang oda man’ incluyendo su food items, rituals and also the stone tool h emade.
Sri Lankan archeologists also have found some ornaments mad e of beads and weapons made of animal bone.
This is the first time that a full human skeleton as old as this has been found, the Archeological Department said.
The excavation of the cave, named after the Chinese Buddhist monk Fa-Hien, who said to have traveled to Sri Lanka between 399 and 412 to acquire Buddhist scriptures had been carried out after Pleistocene human skeletal remains discovered from the site in 1986.
The cave has contained some earliest evidence of anatomically modern humans in South Asia. The excavations at the cave in Bulathsinhala, 60 km away from capital Colombo confirmed that Homo sapiens had settled in Sri Lanka 40,000 years ago.
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The name comes from the location of flagella in motile cells, like sperm in most animals, while other eukaryotes have anterior flagella. The first fossils thought to be animals appear in the Trezona Formation, west of Central Flinders, South Australia.
These fossils are considered to be the first sponges. They were found in 665 million years old rock. The next fossil could be the oldest animal found in the Precambrian period, about 610 million years ago.
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