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Announcing the 2023 Baldwin Fellows

Grants, The Leakey Foundation
The Leakey Foundation is proud to announce the 2023 Baldwin Fellowship recipients. This prestigious program builds the future of human origins science by investing in outstanding scholars and helping them become leaders in their home countries.

Origin Stories: The Hobbit

Origin Stories
Explore the fascinating tale of the Hobbit, an unexpected fossil find that shook the world’s understanding of human evolution. Join Leakey Foundation grantee Matt Tocheri as he shares how this tiny hominin revolutionized the human story and transformed his life. 

A Giganto Mystery

Origin Stories
This month, Origin Stories podcast explores the mysterious tale of the largest primate that ever lived. Gigantopithecus blacki is an extinct relative of orangutans that lived in Southeast Asia and stood around 10 feet tall.