Maropeng, Cradle of Humankind

Photo: Flowcomm, Visitors’ Center (Some rights reserved) The Maropeng Visitors Centre – maropeng.co.za – opened in 2005. The site comprises the Sterkfontein Caves, where about 35% of the world’s hominid fossils have been found. Maropeng means “the place where we come from.” The Cradle of Humankind is a paleoanthropological site about 50 km (31 mi) … Continue reading Maropeng, Cradle of Humankind