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In this article, we offer an introduction to Australopithecines, for which you’ve probably already heard of the famous Lucy, an Australopithecus afarensis.

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The species does not exist

In this article, we discuss the question “What is a species?”. It’s a concept you’ve probably already heard of, and you’ll probably have no trouble identifying a few species, even if their Latin names escape you. However, what seems simple at first glance is in fact not so simple at all, especially when you look at it from a paleoanthropological perspective. But remember one thing: species don’t exist, but the notion of species does.

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industrie lithique
Lithic industries & chronocultures

The Lomekwien

In this article, we invite you to discover the oldest lithic industry known today, the Lomekwien.

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Scientific news

In this section, we propose 3 summaries of scientific articles recently published on various subjects. This way, you can keep up to date with the latest news in the field! If you have any questions about the articles, don’t hesitate to ask us.

Famous prehistorians

The purpose of this section is to familiarize you with certain personalities who have played an important role in the study of prehistory. These short bibliographic sheets are published in the course of our articles.