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Nation 20 May 2017 | 12:00 AM

Bujang Valley link to Penang site possible

GEORGE TOWN: There could be links between the remains of the 5,710 year-old “Penang Woman” in Guar Kepah and the archaeological findings in Bujang Valley, Kedah.

Nation 13 May 2017 | 12:00 AM

Carbon dating finds ‘Penang Woman’ to be 5,710 years old

GEORGE TOWN: Radiocarbon dating done in the United States showed that the remains of the “Penang woman” discovered in Guar Kepah last month is approximately 5,710 years old.

Nation 26 Apr 2017 | 12:00 AM

Penang to seek Unesco heritage status for Guar Kepah neolithic site

KEPALA BATAS: The Penang government will apply to make the Guar Kepah Archaeological Site a Unesco world heritage area. Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said this was an effort to preserve and conserve the excavation site of what is believed to be the 5,000 to 6,000-year-old remains of a woman now known as the ‘Penang Woman’.

Photos 25 Apr 2017 | 2:21 AM

Guar Kepah

USM researchers sieving sand at the excavation site where bones and artifacts dating back to a Neolithic period over 5,000-years-ago were found at Guar Kepah in Kepala Batas. Mustafa Ahmad / The Star

Nation 25 Apr 2017 | 12:00 AM

Stone Age remains buried in seashells the first to be found in Malaysia

KEPALA BATAS: She came from a civilisation that obviously ate a great deal of molluscs and her people must have loved them.

Nation 24 Apr 2017 | 5:48 AM

Gua Kapar skeleton could be female from 5,000 years ago

KEPALA BATAS: A human skeleton that was discovered in Guar Kepah could be of a female, possibly from the Neolithic era.