Monthly Archives: September 2001

IGPP Los Alamos Assists in Study of Early Hominid from Ethiopia

A team of researchers from UC Berkeley and the Los Alamos branch of the Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics (IGPP) announced in July the discovery of fossil bones and teeth belonging to the earliest human ancestors yet discovered—a chimpanzee-sized hominid who walked the wooded highlands in what is now a desert region of Ethiopia […]

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Ethiopia’s Haile Gebrselassie targets Bristol

Haile Gebreselassie, one of the world’s all-time great distance runners, is set to make his international half marathon debut in Bristol in just over two weeks. The Ethiopian, who currently holds both the 5,000m (12:39.36) and 10,000m (26:22.75) world records, has indicated for some time that he would relish a new challenge and his national […]

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