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A humid corridor across the Sahara for the migration of early modern humans out of Africa 120,000 years ago

Osborne, Anne H.; Vance, Derek; Rohling, Eelco; Barton , Nick; Rogerson, Mike; Fello, Nuri

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It is widely accepted that modern humans originated in sub-Saharan Africa ≈150-200 thousand years ago (ka), but their route of dispersal across the currently hyperarid Sahara remains controversial. Given that the first modern humans north of the Sahara

dc.contributor.authorOsborne, Anne H.
dc.contributor.authorVance, Derek
dc.contributor.authorRohling, Eelco
dc.contributor.authorBarton , Nick
dc.contributor.authorRogerson, Mike
dc.contributor.authorFello, Nuri
dc.date.accessioned2015-12-13T22:55:10Z
dc.identifier.issn0027-8424
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/82415
dc.description.abstractIt is widely accepted that modern humans originated in sub-Saharan Africa ≈150-200 thousand years ago (ka), but their route of dispersal across the currently hyperarid Sahara remains controversial. Given that the first modern humans north of the Sahara
dc.publisherNational Academy of Sciences (USA)
dc.sourcePNAS - Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
dc.subjectKeywords: Africa; archeology; article; fossil; geochemical analysis; human; isotope analysis; Mesolithic; migration; priority journal; Africa; Africa, Northern; Emigration and Immigration; Fossils; Fresh Water; Geography; History, Ancient; Humans; Population Dynami Eemian; Middle Stone Age; Neodymium; Paleochannel; Sapropel
dc.titleA humid corridor across the Sahara for the migration of early modern humans out of Africa 120,000 years ago
dc.typeJournal article
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.identifier.citationvolume105
dc.date.issued2008
local.identifier.absfor040605 - Palaeoclimatology
local.identifier.absfor040606 - Quaternary Environments
local.identifier.ariespublicationf5625xPUB10672
local.type.statusPublished Version
local.contributor.affiliationOsborne, Anne H., University of Bristol
local.contributor.affiliationVance, Derek, University of Bristol
local.contributor.affiliationRohling, Eelco, College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, ANU
local.contributor.affiliationBarton , Nick , University of Oxford
local.contributor.affiliationRogerson, Mike, University of Hull
local.contributor.affiliationFello, Nuri, Repsol Oil Operations
local.description.embargo2037-12-31
local.bibliographicCitation.issue43
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage16444
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage16447
local.identifier.doi10.1073/pnas.0804472105
local.identifier.absseo960399 - Climate and Climate Change not elsewhere classified
dc.date.updated2016-02-24T08:36:27Z
local.identifier.scopusID2-s2.0-55949129197
local.identifier.thomsonID000260913500010
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