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Earliest footprints outside Africa discovered in Norfolk

Scientists have discovered the earliest evidence of human footprints outside of Africa, on the Norfolk Coast in the East of England.

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scubi63 Posted by scubi63
7th February 2014ce

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Mike Pitts gives a more intimate picture of the discovery in his Digging Deeper article.....must have been very exciting at the time.
moss Posted by moss
8th February 2014ce
It's the bits like this I love.

"The footprints on Happisburgh beach are possibly those of a family in search of food"

Or having fun paddling. Playing chases. Walking and talking as they digested after a hearty meal. Skimming stones. Sandcastle building.
Howburn Digger Posted by Howburn Digger
8th February 2014ce
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