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Hunting and the Early humans

Posted on Jan 4, 2012 in Archaeology, Middle Stone Age, Stone Age | 0 comments

Hunting has a long history and may well pre-date the rise of the Homo sapiens. Studies carried out on the early humans fossils, artefacts, fossil bones of animals that co-existed with the early humans show that for...

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Re-creating a Hominin

Posted on Jan 4, 2012 in Archaeology | 0 comments

Once fossils are prepared and preserved, the bones are assembled and a detailed drawing or reconstruction is made of the remains. Experts are then used to recreate the possible physical appearance of the...

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Origin of Kenyan town names – K’s

Posted on Jan 4, 2012 in Colonial period | 0 comments

Kabarnet The town is named after a missionary called Barnet, from Alsace,...

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The Dahalo of Kipini

Posted on Sep 2, 2011 in Video | 0 comments

Fewer than 400 individuals of the gentle Dahalo hunter gatherer community...

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Construction of the Kenya-Uganda Railway

Posted on Sep 2, 2011 in Infrastructure, Transport | 0 comments

The Kenya-Uganda railway, as it is known today, is a railway system linking the...

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Administration of British East Africa

Posted on Sep 1, 2011 in Colonial period | 0 comments

In the early 1880′s, European interest in Africa increased dramatically....

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The earliest Kenyan roads

Posted on Sep 1, 2011 in Infrastructure, Transport | 1 comment

Before the advent of the railway and automobiles in Kenya the main mode of...

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