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Scrap for cash before coins

Researchers including Göttingen University show Bronze Age witnessed revolution in small change across EuropeCredit: N Ialongo How did people living in the Bronze Age manage their finances before money became widespread?…

The oldest human burial in Africa

Dating to 78,000 years ago, the burial was found by archaeologists in Panga ya Saidi, a cave site on the Kenyan coastCredit: Mohammad Javad Shoaee Despite being home to the earliest signs of modern human behaviour, early…