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The Piltdown Man: Archaeology’s biggest hoax?!

The Piltdown Man: Archaeology’s biggest hoax?!

hey guys and welcome back to my channel so today’s video is gonna be an eensy bit different but not that different it doesn’t really fall into that broad dark content category that I usually do on my channel but it’s something that I found really interesting and hopefully you guys will agree so we …

The Missing Link That Wasn’t

The Missing Link That Wasn’t

It’s 1912, and an amateur archaeologist named Charles Dawson came forward with a discovery that almost changed our understanding of human evolution. Almost. Dawson’s find was some unusual human-like skull fragments, and he showed them to the Keeper of Geology at the British Museum, Sir Arthur Smith Woodward. He explained that the fragments were given …