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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

Excavation

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

CBS Washington

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

Science