Two Stone tools on quartzite from Gran Dolina might proof that human occupation was steady in Atapuerca along 1.4 million years

Both tools have been found during this field-season at Unit TD08, and they are around 600,000 years old, a time characterized in Europe by a striking scarcity of human presence

Unprecedented 3D reconstruction of pre-Columbian crania from the Caribbean and South America

Exceptional collection from the Anthropological Museum Montané in Cuba has been used to promote cultural heritage research and socialization

An extinct species of large rodent newly discovered in Morocco

It lived around 2.6 million years ago and was significantly larger than the extant members of the genus Golunda

IPHES recent research on past plant food, vegetation and climate are the main issues of a virtual seminar

Presentations on fuel, wildfires history in Barcelona, the use of caves as pens and one on the Mercat del Born have been presented

Prehistoric den of Iberian lynx identified for the first time

The study, led by Antonio Rodríguez-Hidalgo from of the Complutense University of Madrid and IPHES, sheds new light on the knowledge on Iberian lynxes

A new fieldwork season in Eritrea, the Horn of Africa, provides new remains of giant mammals, plant trunks and artifacts older than one million years ago

These findings will help to understand the climate and ecology of the Early Pleistocene times in the Engel Ela-Ramud basin.

Oldest ever human genetic evidence clarifies dispute over our ancestors

Genetic material from an 800.000-year-old human fossil has been retrieved for the first time.

Eudald Carbonell: “Coronavirus Covid-19 is the last warning: if we don’t make decisions, it will be the collapse of our species”

“This is not just a health crisis. It is a social and universal crisis. It is the collapse of a system that has not risen to the challenge of structural change when we had the first warnings a few years ago”.

Robert Sala: “Thanks for all Ofer. We will miss you”

We at IPHES have received his influence and enjoyed with his participation in meetings at Tarragona