Martin Richards, University of Huddersfield (image) University of Huddersfield Share Print E-Mail Caption Humans originated in Africa. But what route did they take as they began to disperse around the world 60,000 years ago? Martin B. Richards, at the University of Huddersfield has played a key role in finding the answer to one of the most fundamental questions in the history of mankind. Credit University of Huddersfield Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.