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Modern Human Timeline Pushed Back and Theories Clash on Neanderthals!

A new study by the Uppsala University et. al. has pushed the emergence of modern humans back to at least 300 kya and possibly even to 350 kya.  324 more words

Evolution

Human Evolution Story Gets a Rewrite!!

A new look at archaic human DNA by the University of Utah has come to some interesting and “revolutionary” findings but sadly what they have found doesn’t fit at all with the status quo so it’s being ignored.   492 more words

Ancient Man

The Controversy Around Modern Humans and H. erectus

Is it possible that modern humans (Homo sapiens sapiens) or our forerunners archaic modern humans (Homo sapiens, Cro-magnons, et al) were living close to 1 mya? 1,387 more words

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From Neanderthals to Homo sapiens

New research conducted by Australian National University and the University of Sidney is providing a new window into the transition between Neanderthals to H. sapiens. Excavating in a cave in the Moravian region of the Czech Republic researchers have developed a timeline of evidence from 10 sediment layers spanning 28-50 kya. 228 more words

Ancient Man

Rising Star Cave Yields New Discoveries

Rising Star Cave is the site in South Africa excavated by Dr Lee Berger and his team. It was here that they found a new species of ancient human called Homo naledi. 817 more words

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Unraveling the Mystery of the Basques

The Basque in Northern Spain and Southern France have puzzled researchers for decades now. They do not speak Spanish nor French but have their own language and culture. 644 more words

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Neanderthals Used Herbal Medicine!

The more we learn about Neanderthals the less they fit our old misconception of them as club carrying brutish cavemen! In fact, what is now beginning to emerge is a human species who had some degree of sophistication and wisdom. 620 more words

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