Lucy and Selam’s species climbed trees

The most comprehensive analysis to date of Australopithecus afarensis shoulder blades indicates a partially arboreal lifestyle…

The Top Ten Human Evolution Discoveries from Ethiopia

Ethiopia may well deserve the title Cradle of Humankind. Some of the most famous, most iconic…

From Haile Selassie to Bibi Netanyahu

On June 20, 1936, Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia addressed the League of Nations following the…

Ethiopia’s Konso cling to tradition, earning UN recognition

KONSO, Ethiopia — The booming drums and lusty singing of Ethiopia’s Konso tribe, celebrating their hometown…

“Lucy” Lived Among Close Cousins: Discovery of Foot Fossil Confirms Two Human Ancestor Species Co-Existed

Addis Ababa, ETHIOPIA (Press Release) : An international team of Ethiopian and American scientists conducting paleontological…