Great sphinx of giza carbon dating
It was found on 22 March 1993 by German robotics engineer Rudolf Gantenbrink during the installation of an air conditioning system.
The discovery resulted in several claims, allegations and diatribes which, with the dawn of the new millennium, slowly disappeared.
Africans were the first to engage in mining 43,000 years ago.
In 1964 a hematite mine was found in Swaziland at Bomvu Ridge in the Ngwenya mountain range.
Ancient and historical records indicate that its body has been totally covered for long periods of time.
Old Kingdom (approximately 4500 - 5000 years ago) - extensive restoration work was done on the Sphinx with large limestone blocks and plaster and some portions were recarved - the toes and possibly the head.
Ten years ago, three books—Giza: The Truth (by Chris Ogilvie-Herald and Ian Lawton), The Stargate Conspiracy (by Lynn Picknett and Clive Prince) and Secret Chamber (by Robert Bauval)—provided an overview of the controversy that was believed to surround the Giza Plateau and the pyramids.
Human remains were discovered at Omo in Ethiopia that were dated at 195,000 years old, the oldest known in the world.2.
The oldest known skeletal remains of anatomically modern humans (or homo sapiens sapiens) were excavated at sites in East Africa.
Also uncovered was a tool, equally well crafted, believed to be a dagger.
The discoveries suggested the existence of an early aquatic or fishing based culture.4.
Skeletons of pre-humans have been found in Africa that date back between 4 and 5 million years.