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This is the earliest needle known, 40,000 years old; made of bone and found in the Upper Cave of the Peking Man Site in China,

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from left to right: Australopithecus, Early Homo erectus (Java Man), Late Homo erectus (Peking Man), Homo heidelbergensis (Rhodesian Man), Homo neanderthalensis (Neanderthals) and Early Homo sapiens (Cro-Magnons)

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China || Peking Man Site at Zhoukoudian Scientific work at the site, which lies 42 km south-west of Beijing, is still underway. So far, it has led to the discovery of the remains of Sinanthropus pekinensis, who lived in the Middle Pleistocene, along with various objects, and remains of Homo sapiens sapiens dating as far back as 18,000–11,000 B.C. The site is not only an exceptional reminder of the prehistorical human societies of the Asian continent, but also illustrates the process of…

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WATCHED/DVD. Another favorite of Tarantino released on his Rolling Thunder line. I remember when this was released to US grindhouses and drive-ins under the sublimely wonderful title Goliathon. He's given it it's due with a nice dvd/print. It's the King Kong plot meets the sensibilities and cultural filters of War of the Gargantuas. Ok, it's tacky, elaborate, crazy-wonderful but mainly stupid. And very tiresome...the monster mayhem stops being fun about 10 minutes in. It's saving grace is…