1. Travel

Human Handprint

By

Human Handprint

Koch Hall of Human Origins, National Museum of Natural History

© James DiLoreto and Donald Hurlbert, Smithsonian Institution
This 30,000 year old handprint from Chauvet Cave in France, made by mixing pigment with saliva inside the mouth and blowing the mixture onto a cave wall, is an emblem of the deep history of human creativity.

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.