The stone tools found in Mount Modao may be similar to these artefacts between 35,000 and 39,000 years old discovered at the Wong Tei Tung site in Sai Kung. Photo: SCMP Pictures The stone tools found in Mount Modao may be similar to these artefacts between 35,000 and 39,000 years old discovered at the Wong Tei Tung site in Sai Kung. Photo: SCMP Pictures
The stone tools found in Mount Modao may be similar to these artefacts between 35,000 and 39,000 years old discovered at the Wong Tei Tung site in Sai Kung. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Guangdong ape men could be older than Peking Man: archaeologists

Scientists who have been working at Mount Modao for about three months base their theory on the stone tools they have found

The stone tools found in Mount Modao may be similar to these artefacts between 35,000 and 39,000 years old discovered at the Wong Tei Tung site in Sai Kung. Photo: SCMP Pictures The stone tools found in Mount Modao may be similar to these artefacts between 35,000 and 39,000 years old discovered at the Wong Tei Tung site in Sai Kung. Photo: SCMP Pictures
The stone tools found in Mount Modao may be similar to these artefacts between 35,000 and 39,000 years old discovered at the Wong Tei Tung site in Sai Kung. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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