TBI celebrates fifty years of “Zinj” in NYC

2009 marked the fiftieth anniversary of the discovery of Zinjanthropus in Olduvai Gorge by Mary Leakey, and The Turkana Basin Institute celebrated the event with a public symposium on September 30, 2009 at Rockefeller University in New York City. You can also view this post in Google Earth/Maps. 2009 marked the fiftieth anniversary of the [...]

By |2017-01-04T18:05:47+03:00November 9th, 2009|Events, General|Comments Off on TBI celebrates fifty years of “Zinj” in NYC

First-ever cast of ‘Hobbit’ unveiled at Stony Brook University

World-Renowned Anthropologist Richard Leakey Convenes Top Researchers To Discuss 'Flo,' The Enigmatic 'Hobbit' You can also view this post in Google Earth/Maps. World-Renowned Anthropologist Richard Leakey Convenes Top Researchers To Discuss 'Flo,' The Enigmatic 'Hobbit' Image: Skull of Homo floresiensis. Photo credit: Michael J. Morwood. As the debate rages on about whether Homo floresiensis – [...]

By |2017-01-04T18:05:49+03:00April 3rd, 2009|Events, General|Comments Off on First-ever cast of ‘Hobbit’ unveiled at Stony Brook University
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