Science in Kenya

Timeless Tools

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Timeless Tools. In 2015 Kenya’s rich record of paleontological finds continued when a team of international researchers excavating at the Lomweki 3 site in West Turkana unearthed the 3.3 million-year-old stone tools that remain the oldest ever discovered. This finding rewrote the history of creative toolmaking by pushing its beginnings back to long before our evolutionary line appeared.

Mawazo Institute