Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for the
Science of Human History in Jena, Germany and leader of the aWARE project.

Media

My work has been featured in the press, mainly focusing on how archaeologists work with stone tool artefacts to reconstruct past behaviours (e.g. Science News feature) and how our species originated and dispersed across the Sahara and Arabian Deserts. Below is a selection of such media features.

The Origin of Our Species
The Origin of Our Species

By Eleanor Scerri (New Scientist Feature vol. 3175, 2018)

Woher stammen wir?
Woher stammen wir?

Der Spiegel. Freitag, 13.07.2018.

The new story of human origins in Africa
The new story of human origins in Africa

By Ed Yong in The Atlantic. July 11th, 2018.

Fossil Finger shows humans went east of Africa earlier than thought
Fossil Finger shows humans went east of Africa earlier than thought

By Nicola Davis. The Guardian, 9th April 2018.

Sahara Stopped Human Mixing
Sahara Stopped Human Mixing

By Ewan Calloway, Nature

Telling stories from stone tools
Telling stories from stone tools

By Bruce Bower

In search of a Green Arabia
In search of a Green Arabia

By Andrew Lawler, Science

Ancient Arabian Stones Hint at How Humans Migrated Out of Africa
Ancient Arabian Stones Hint at How Humans Migrated Out of Africa

By Charles Q. Choi, Live Science Contributor

Early human evolution was ‘multi-ethnic and multicultural’, scientists say
Early human evolution was ‘multi-ethnic and multicultural’, scientists say

Josh Gabbatiss. The Independent.  July 12th 2018.

No single birth place for mankind
No single birth place for mankind

The Guardian. July 11th, 2018.

Rethinking Homo sapiens? The story of our origins gets dizzyingly complicated
Rethinking Homo sapiens? The story of our origins gets dizzyingly complicated

By Darren Curnoe. The Conversation, July 11th 2018.

Humans did not evolve from a single population in Africa
Humans did not evolve from a single population in Africa

By Aristos Georgiou. Newsweek, July 11th 2018.

Humans began to evolve half a million years ago all over Africa
Humans began to evolve half a million years ago all over Africa

By Ruth Schuster. Haaretz, July 12th 2018.

Die Geschichte des Menschen muss neu geschrieben werden
Die Geschichte des Menschen muss neu geschrieben werden

By Martin Amrein. NZZamSonntag. July 2018.

Rethinking the origins of Homo sapiens
Rethinking the origins of Homo sapiens

By Darren Curnoe. Cosmos Magazine, July 15th 2018.

Humans didn\'t evolve from a single ancestral populations
Humans didn\'t evolve from a single ancestral populations

By George Dvorsky. Gizmodo. July 11th 2018.

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