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Current Event October 16, 2014

Indonesian Cave Paintings

Cave painting has long been thought to be developed by early humans in Europe. A new discovery of equally old cave paintings on an island in Indonesia has upset this perspective and is pushing scientists to look even farther back to our human origins in Africa. Listen to this public radio story to hear more about the cave paintings themselves and to learn how archeologists discovered their true age.

Life Science Ancient Civilization Geology World History I Evolution

Story Length: 3:35

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AIR DATE: 10/08/2014

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