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News Release 07-114

Change from Arid to Wet Climate in Africa Altered Early Human Evolution

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A bathymetric map of Africa's Lake Malawi shows locations of drilling sites, bottom profiles.

Bathymetric map of Africa's Lake Malawi with locations of two drilling sites in 2005. The small images to the right are seismic reflection profiles of the lake's bottom, acquired over the two core sites. The bathymetric contour interval is 100 meters.

Credit: Syracuse University

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