Middle East’s oldest human remains found in Saudi Arabia

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news5sf545f4sArchaeologists in Saudi Arabia believe they have discovered the Middle East’s oldest human bone during an excavation.
The bone is the middle section of the middle finger of a human that scientists claim lived 90,000-years-ago.
If this estimate is correct, it would make the bone the oldest trace of human life in the Arabian Peninsula and predate the time when humans are thought to have migrated out of Africa to spread around the world.

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