“Light Will Be Thrown: What New Fossils from South Africa Are Revealing About Human Evolution.”
The Darwin Day International guest keynote speaker is Professor Jeremy M. DeSilva from Dartmouth College.
is one of the key scientists involved with recent discoveries of major
finds of fossil human ancestors in South Africa as celebrated in the PBS
NOVA and National Geographic specials Dawn of Humanity and Cave divers uncover new humanlike species in South Africa.
See the PBS Newshour coverage entitled: “Trove of fossils from a long-lost human ancestor is greatest find in decades” Also see Jeremy DeSilva on the "Discovery of 'Homo naledi'” and “Understanding Our Newly Discovered Ancestor”.
Highlight Video - “Light Will Be Thrown: What New Fossils from South Africa Are Revealing About Human Evolution.”