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Oldest known axe discovered in Australia, claim researchers

Oldest known axe discovered in Australia, claim researchers

The Guardian - Michael Slezak

Small fragment found in cave believed to date from a tool created up to 49,000 years ago It is about the size of a thumbnail and might look like any old piece of rock, but scientists say it is a fragment of the oldest axe ever discovered, created up to 49,000 years ago. Found in Australia, it further …

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