UVic-led archaeology team makes world-first discovery about early use of stone age tools

August 8, 2016 - New research published in the Journal of Archaeological Science by a UVic-led team reveals surprisingly sophisticated adaptations by early humans living 250,000 years ago in a former oasis near Azraq, Jordan. The news has been picked up extensively by media outlets, including TIME, Globe and Mail, Canadian Press (as carried in the Toronto Star, Vancouver Sun, Hamilton Spectator and more), Mail Online UK, iNews UK, Metro News, Phys.org, Popular Archaeology and Times ColonistUVic News