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New Old Family Members

Although it’s been a little while since the news broke, I am extremely excited to write about a new old addition…to the human family.

Secreted away in a narrow fissure, deep in the Rising Star cave system, nr. 390 more words


New Species Of Human Ancestor Discovered In South Africa

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa (CBSDC) – There may be a new branch on the human family tree.

“My discovery turns science on its head,”┬árenowned American paleoanthropologist Lee Berger told… 264 more words

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New ancient human ancestor discovered deep in South African cave

WATCH ABOVE: A new discovery of a ancient human ancestor was found in a cave in South Africa, and as Eric Sorensen reports, what was unearthed about the new member of the human family tree is changing how we see ourselves. 790 more words