A compilation of studies in today's BBC news indicates at least 8 non-African sites (Europe and Asia) with tools or human fossils dating more than a million years. This upsets traditional theories of dispersal of hominids from Africa (traditionally believed to be about forty,sixty and more recently a hundred and twenty thousand years ago).
What will they discover next? Evidence of intelligent non-terrestrial life on our planet tens of millions (or more) years ago?
. As old dispersal theories fall by the wayside, hubris
of senior paleontologists will have to take a hit.