Pantastic archaeology in the northern Namib Sand Sea

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talkResearch


This presentation explored the backdrop of existing work on the Early Stone Age in Namibia before taking the audience to the northern Namib Sand Sea to explore the site of Namib IV, and our team's reinvestigation of the lithic archaeology and new palaeoenvironmental and geochronological investigations.
Period29 Nov 2023
Held atUniversity of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionNational


  • Namib Sand Sea
  • Namibia
  • Luminescence dating
  • Palaeoenvironment
  • Drylands
  • Archaeological Science

Research Beacons, Institutes and Platforms

  • Manchester Environmental Research Institute