Stone Age Art Archeologists Find Central Europe's Oldest Painting

The Hohle Fels cave in southern Germany has yielded yet another startling archeological discovery -- the oldest evidence of human painting ever found in Central Europe. The meaning of the stones painted with red and brown dots, however, remains unclear.
One of the painted stones: "These spots are anything but accidental."

One of the painted stones: "These spots are anything but accidental."

Foto: Michele Danze/ dpa
dsk -- with wires