And look how good the teeth are! - A cave in South Africa yielded the discovery of a previously unidentified member of the early human lineage — Homo naledi, a hominin species who seem to have buried their dead.
Prehistoric Mammoth Ivory Lion Figurine Head -- Circa BCE -- One of the first known works of art by humankind -- Originally this figure was complete w/ it body. Excavated in 1931 during renewed excavations at Vogelherd Cave in southwestern Germany.
Homo Florensis is an H. erectus like form which lived from approximately 100,000 to 12,000 before present, has been nicknamed hobbit for its small size, which would seme to be the result of island dwarfism (a similar thing happened to Pleistocene elephants and Cretaceous dinosaurs).The main find was a skeleton believed to be a woman of about 30 years of age. Found in 2003 it has been dated to approximately 18,000 years old, and was only about a meter in height.
Known as the Detmold child, this 8 to 10 month old baby died in Peru around 4480 BC, more than 3000 years before the birth of Tutankhamun. According to a recent scan using X-ray computed tomography, the child was born with a malformed heart