It seems to me that, every once in awhile, new discoveries alter the way we understand human history upon this planet. The newest revelation refers to footprints found in Crete that appear to be 5.7 million years old...
Ancient / Mythology
'This discovery challenges the established narrative of early human evolution head-on and is likely to generate a lot of debate. Whether the human origins research community will accept fossil footprints as conclusive evidence of the presence of hominins in the Miocene of Crete remains to be seen...'
- Per Ahlberg.