A B O U T_
project is the realization of a dream born on the shores of Lake
Turkana in northern Kenya in the final days of the last millennium.
While living and working at Koobi Fora, a common purpose was realized
as we pursued the nature of our origins literally in the
footsteps of our distant ancestors.
to serve both the community involved in the field and the public at
large. In an area of study where division is too often the norm, we
strive to be a forum for the unity of ideas and synthesis of a common
human evolutionary model. We realize the need for public education
regarding our origins, so we share here with the world our fascination
with where we came as we strive to popularize the idea of our shared
you find the information contained herein both useful and inspiring.