Lee Berger

 
What to expect from the world of science in 2016
What to expect from the world of science in 2016
This year, white dishes will mushroom on the Northern Cape’s dusty plains as South Africa’s 64-dish MeerKAT starts to take shape. The MeerKAT is...
Scientists bag more than 1 000 fossils at Cradle 'treasure trove'
Scientists bag more than 1 000 fossils at Cradle 'treasure trove'
Less than a month since Professor Lee Berger and the Rising Star Expedition team began excavating a "spectacular" fossil find, they have...
Hand heritage: The telling anatomy of an ancestor
Hand heritage: The telling anatomy of an ancestor
He may not be much of a looker but new evidence suggests Karabo, the Australopithecus sediba fossil revealed to the world last year, may...
New hominid skeleton named Karabo
New hominid skeleton named Karabo
A recently discovered juvenile hominid skeleton, of the new Australopithecus Sediba species, was given the name Karabo on Monday.
Nine-year-old finds fossil of new hominid species
Nine-year-old finds fossil of new hominid species
The nine-year-old son of a Wits scientist found a fossil of a new hominid species that lived 1,95-million years ago, the scientist revealed on...
Extinct 'Hobbit' population discovered in Palau
Extinct 'Hobbit' population discovered in Palau
An extinct population of small-bodied humans has been found on the Palau group of islands in the Pacific Ocean, a University of the Witwatersrand...