- A one-million-year-old Homo cranium from the Danakil (Afar) Depression of EritreaE Abbate
Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra, Universita di Firenze, Italy
Nature 393:458-60. 1998..The layer in which the cranium was found is near the top of the lower normal magnetozone, which is identified as the Jaramillo subchron. Consequently, the human remains can be dated at approximately 1 million years before present...