Stone tool
A stone tool is, in the most general sense, any tool made either partially or entirely out of stone. Although stone tool-dependent societies and cultures still exist today, most stone tools are associ...
Monkeys can make stone tools too
Stone flakes made by capuchin monkeys look remarkably similar to stone tools made by early humans 2-3 million years ago, raising questions about the archaeol...
Oldest Stone Tools Discovered in Kenya
3.3 million-year-old artifacts reveal primitive ancestors like “Lucy” may have been capable of tool-making. A trove of stone artifacts uncovered in northwestern Kenya suggests human ancestors were cra...
Archaeologists in China claim to have found two million-year-old stone toys
Researchers excavating an eroded basin in Hebei province, China, claim to have made a remarkable discovery - a two-million-year-old ‘playground’ of ancient hominids complete with stone artifacts carve...
Chelsea Miller Knives
A Peacham, Vermont native, Chelsea Miller has been living in New York City for the past decade, forging a career as an actress of both stage and screen. Although she grew up with a father skilled in b...
Flint tool
A stone tool is, in the most general sense, any tool made either partially or entirely out of stone. Although stone tool-dependent societies and cultures still exist today, most stone tools are associ...
Hand axe
A hand axe is a prehistoric stone tool with two faces that is the longest-used tool in human history. It is usually composed of flint or chert. It is characteristic of the lower Acheulean and middle P...
Knapping
Knapping is the shaping of flint, chert, obsidian or other conchoidal fracturing stone through the process of lithic reduction to manufacture stone tools, strikers for flintlock firearms, or to produc...
Tool stone
The term tool stone has multiple meanings.In archaeology, a tool stone is a type of stone that is used to manufacture stone tools.Alternatively, the term can be used to refer to stones used as the raw...
Chelsea Miller Knives
A Peacham, Vermont native, Chelsea Miller has been living in New York City for the past decade, forging a career as an actress of both stage and screen. Although she grew up with a father skilled in b...