The Sahara Desert hasn’t always been dry – between around 11,000 and 5,000 years ago, it was a lush green environment where elephants, giraffes, crocodiles and humans all lived side by side. This video looks at some of the incredible rock art made in this period, and what we can learn from it.
Find out more about our African rock art image project here: http://ow.ly/w1gb30iO2Zz
The African rock art project is supported by Arcadia. This film is in collaborative partnership with the Green Sahara Project, Kings College London. Animation by Soluis Heritage.
The Cambridge Illustrated History of Prehistoric Art