Piltdown fakes (Natural History Museum)
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Piltdown Man: Unfinished business

Exactly 100 years to the week that the fake Piltdown Man "fossils" were presented to the world, the specimens are back in the lab and the subject of serious study.

The Natural History Museum's Prof Chris Stringer told BBC correspondent Jonathan Amos why the hoax material was still worth investigating.

  • 16 Dec 2012