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Human Footprints Discovered on England’s Coast Are Oldest Outside Africa

Happisburgh footprints

  Archaeologists working on the eastern coast of England have found a series of footprints that were made by human ancestors sometime between 780,000 and one million years ago. Pressed into ancient estuary mudflats now hard with age, these prints are the oldest ones known outside of Africa, where humanity got its start. Scientists discovered [...]

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