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Two Ancient Human Fossils from Tam Pa Ling, Laos

Researchers found an ancient human skull, left, with modern characteristics, and a human jaw, right, with modern and archaic traits, in the same cave in northern Laos. Both artifacts date to 46,000 to 63,000 years ago. Credit: Fabrice Demeter

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Researchers found an ancient human skull, left, with modern characteristics, and a human jaw, right, with modern and archaic traits, in the same cave in northern Laos. Both artifacts date to 46,000 to 63,000 years ago. Credit: Fabrice Demeter

2 thoughts on “Tam-Pa-Ling-Laos-Hominid”

  1. Both artifacts date to 46,000 to 63,000 years ago…. differ by 17,000 years, pretty wide range of time huh ?….

  2. Not really. The idea to keep in mind is that both remains are around the same age, 50ka.

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