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Lower Valley of the Omo
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Lower Valley of the Omo

Rank: 1001 UNESCO
Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: Ethiopia
Best of: Fossils
A prehistoric site near Lake Turkana, the lower valley of the Omo is renowned the world over. The discovery of many fossils there, especially Homo gracilis, has been of fundamental importance in the study of human evolution. [More Details]
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