Breaking news:

CENIEH, Fundación Caja de Burgos and Obra Social “la Caixa” renew their commitment to raising awareness of human evolution and encouraging scientific vocationsRead more     End of second excavation campaign at El Sotillo in Ciudad RealRead more     A change in climate may have spurred human evolutionRead more      Small carnivores might be the most destructiveRead more     

CENIEH - Centro Nacional de Investigación sobre la Evolución Humana

Programs

Archaeology

This program studies the lithic industry from multiple approaches, plus the the spatial distribution of archaeological and paleontological remains, and its relationship to hominin groups and societies.
Coordinator: Mohamed Sahnouni.

Geochronology and Geology

Researchers of this program date archaeological and paleontological deposits of Plio-Pleistocene using different techniques and dating methods. Coordinator: Josep M. Parés Casanova

Paleobiology of Hominins

This program provides information about the biological characteristics of the species investigated. Its members conduct research and propose taxonomic and phylogenetic evolutionary scenarios. Coordinator: José María Bermúdez de Castro.

Centro Nacional de Investigación sobre la Evolución Humana

Paseo Sierra Atapuerca 3

09002 Burgos - Spain

Telf: +34 947040800 / Fax:+34 947040810