New evidence of ancient rock art across Southeast Asia. Hand stencils like these ones were recently shown to have been made up to 40,000 years ago in Sulawesi, Indonesia but are also found at the earliest surviving rock art sites of northern Australia [Credit: Paul Taçon]
Paleolithic Era Cave Drawings My 6th graders painted these on "Cave Day", in the dark so they could really feel what it would have been like. They got to bring in a flashlight to simulate the light from fire that early humans might have used. The kids had a blast.