Research news, views and updates relating to the ancient Indian Ocean, its connections, dispersals and exchanges
This blog provides a forum for presenting and discussing the latest findings relating to the ancient Indian Ocean, from archaeology, molecular genetics, historical linguistics and other disciplines. It takes a long-term view of the Indian Ocean region, exploring the processes that shaped its cultures, societies and environments from the Pleistocene to the historical period.
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Saturday, 25 September 2010
Stone tools 'change migration story'
A research team reports new findings of stone age tools that suggest humans came "out of Africa" by land earlier than has been thought.