Supporting Scientific Research & Exploration in the Lake Turkana Basin of Northern Kenya

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Becoming a master knapper

November 29th, 2016|Comments Off on Becoming a master knapper

After returning to TBI from an exciting camping trip, we spent the afternoon relaxing and knapping! We used the raw material we had collected in [...]

Stony Brook professor publishes stone tool book

November 28th, 2016|Comments Off on Stony Brook professor publishes stone tool book

Stony Brook University professor John J. Shea recently published a new work through Cambridge University Press entitled Stone Tools in Human Evolution: Behavioral Differences among Technological [...]

Trip to Nariokotome

November 19th, 2016|Comments Off on Trip to Nariokotome

We left TBI Turkwel Monday morning for our camping trip, from which we would be returning on Wednesday afternoon. We would be camping for two [...]

Rolling back to the Holocene

November 14th, 2016|Comments Off on Rolling back to the Holocene

On Friday, we traveled to the Holocene site of Napaget, a massive and artefact-rich sand dune that overlooks the beautiful Lake Turkana. The site is [...]

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