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Papathiammal Subramaniam gave birth to her baby in 2004 at the age of 64, and was one of the oldest first-time mothers in India. Oldest Human Fossil Found, Redrawing Family Tree. Oldest Human DNA Reveals Mysterious Branch of Humanity. ... 57, who had a long history of drugs, say she fell into depression after the death of her dad last year. A rectangular copper mask recently found in the southern Andes in Argentina is 3,000 years old the oldest human-made metal object from South America. The world's oldest person, a 117-year-old woman in Japan named Misao Okawa, died today. View Images. In a pitch black, 140-foot-deep underwater cave, three divers make a stunning 13,000-year-old discovery: the oldest complete human skeleton ever found in the Americas. The worlds oldest man has been named as Indonesian Mbah Gotho, who is 145 years old, with documentation that says he was born in 1870. The stone tools were unearthed from sediments that are thought to have been laid down either 840,000 or 950,000 years ago, making them the oldest human artefacts ever found in Britain. In a pitch black, 140-foot-deep underwater cave, three divers make a stunning 13,000-year-old discovery: the oldest complete human skeleton ever found in the Americas. ... (2.72 m), more than any other human in history. ... Live Science Contributor. Paabo was also the senior author on a 2012 study in the journal Science analyzing the Denisovan genome. Together we seek out the most fascinating and rare gems of human knowledge. Guinness World Records says the oldest living person verified by original proof of birth is Misao Okawa, a 115-year-old Japanese woman, while the oldest verified age on record was 122 years and 164 days: Jeanne Calment of France. 5 Largest Giants in History! 'Ardi' dates to 4.4. million years and may be the oldest human ancestor ever found. Have Humans Hit the Limit of Our Life Span ... and she remains the oldest documented person to ever live. The flints were probably left by hunter-gatherers of the human species Homo antecessor who eked out a living on the flood plains and marshes that bordered an She died in 1997. What makes some people live longer than others? A Nepalese man who stands no taller than a newborn has been declared the world's shortest man in history. Her baby was technically a test tube baby, and doctors used the egg of a 30-year donor and her husbands sperm The oldest known human DNA, ... History. 330 Years of Unknown History: The Oldest Road in America Finally Surfaces (Read the article on one page) Is this the oldest person to ever live? Discovery pushes back the origin of our genus, Homo, by half a million years. In a rare congruence of new evidence, two fossil jaws cast a fused beam of light on one of the darkest mysteries in human evolution: the origin of our genus Homo. The oldest known human DNA, which may belong to a mysterious branch of humanity, reveals human evolution was even more confusing than thought, researchers say. 26,000-Year-Old Child Footprints Found Alongside Paw Prints Reveal Oldest Evidence of Human-Canine Relationship (Read the article on one page) In the video below we look back at the oldest people on record and explore the science behind old age. Okawa was named the world's oldest person in 2013, when she was 114, according to Guinness World Records. Image Source Over the course of history, a handful of "super humans" have beaten the odds by living well beyond even the most generous life-expectancy pred(...) ... Ardi,' Oldest Human Ancestor, ... Placement on the Human History Timeline An Indonesian man who claims to be the longest living human in recorded history has described how he just wants to die. Photograph via Wikipedia Thats Jeanne Calment, a French citizen who has the longest confirmed human lifespan in history at 122 years and 164 days. Kimura, who was born April 19, 1897, was recognized by Guinness World Records as the oldest living person, oldest living man, and oldest man ever. Image Source Over the course of history, a handful of "super humans" have beaten the odds by living well beyond even the most generous life-expectancy pred(...) Worlds oldest mother, 74, says giving birth to her daughter, now five, has kept her living longer because shes determined to live to see her marry They are the only two people known to have lived past 118. Okawa was born on March 5, 1898, and died of heart failure just a few weeks after celebrating her birthday. The oldest man ever known to have livedJapan's Jiroemon Kimuradied Wednesday at 116. (She was the oldest living person in the world for more than nine years.) 330 Years of Unknown History: The Oldest Road in America Finally Surfaces (Read the article on one page) Knauss lived to be 119 years old, while Calment, a chain-smoking Frenchwoman and our modern Methuselah, was 122 years old when she passed away in 1997.