Listen Current: Indonesian Cave Paintings

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This story, about the discovery of ancient cave paintings in Indonesia would be a great starting point for a discussion of human origins and geology. Cave painting has long been thought to be developed by early humans in Europe. This discovery in Indonesia is pushing scientists to look even farther back to our human origins in Africa.

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