Zeresenay Alemseged:
Zeresenay Alemseged leder efter menneskehedens rødder

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Palæoantropolog Zeresenay Alemseged leder efter menneskehedens rødder i Etiopiens ufrugtbare landområder. Her taler han om at finde det ældste skelet af et menneskelignende barn — og hvordan Afrika har sporene til vores menneskehed.

Zeresenay "Zeray" Alemseged digs in the Ethiopian desert, looking for the earliest signs of humanity. His most exciting find: the 3.3-million-year-old bones of Selam, a 3-year-old hominid child, from the species Australopithecus afarensis. Full bio
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