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04/11/1960 Human ancestor

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Laboratory session with Homo habilis and Homo rudolfensis

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Homo Habilis Documentary : Part 1 "Into Our Past"

Paleoanthropologists Mary and Louis Leakey discovered previously unknown human species at Olduvai Gorge in Tanzania. The specimen is now called OH 7. It consisted of fragments of jaw, skull, hand and wrist. New species was named Homo habilis. It lived between 2.1 and 1.5 million years ago.