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News from Litte Foot

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  00:08:19  2019  HD 16/9  Color

Discovered in the 1990s, Little Foot is the most complete skeleton of an Australopithecus ever unearthed. Research continues on this exceptional fossil as scientists reveal details about her cognitive abilities using a micro-tomographic scanner.

Producer : CNRS Images
Chief editor : BAKER Nicolas (CNRS Images, UPS CNRS, Meudon)
Director : DE PARSCAU Pierre
Scientific referent : BRUXELLES Laurent
Audiovisual processPrises de vues réelles. Utilisation de vues souterraines, de modélisations 3D et de peintures.
Commentaire en voix-off. Interventions en son direct. Musique.
PersonnalitiesBRUXELLES Laurent(IFAS, USR CNRS, MEAE, INRAP); CLARKE Ron(Univ. de Witwatersrand, Afrique du Sud); BEAUDET Amélie(Univ. de Witwatersrand, Afrique du Sud)
NotesIFAS : Institut Français d'Afrique du Sud (INSHS)
MEAE : Ministère de l'Europe et des affaires étrangères
INRAP : Institut national de recherches archéologiques préventives
Film diffusé le 19/03/2019 sur CNRS le journal.


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Paleontology ; Archeology

Technical Sheet
Item No.6717
PublicLarge audience
Original SupportHD
VersionFrench ; English
Delivery supportDigitalised File