Scientists find space rock older than Earth

Scientists have discovered a fragment of a protoplanet in an Algerian dune sea, a remote region of the Sahara desert, in spring 2020. The meteorite is known as Erg Chech 002 (EC 002) and has existed before the earth was born, dating back about 4.566 billion years. It is the oldest known lava that has […]

Archaeologists find oldest-known depiction of animal in Indonesian cave

Archaeologists working on a site in Sulawesi, Indonesia have discovered a cave painting of a warty pig that is at least 45,500 years old. According to CNN, this archaeological marvel is thought to be the oldest-known pictorial representation of an animal in history. “This discovery underlines the remarkable antiquity of Indonesia’s rock art and its […]