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Homo sapiens one hundred,000 years earlier: Ancestors’ weight loss plan of recreation revealed

New fossil finds from Morocco do greater than push again the origins of our species by one hundred,000 years. Additionally they reveal what was on the menu for our oldest-recognized Homo sapiens ancestors 300,000 years in the past: Loads of … Continue reading

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Jersey was a must-see tourist destination for Neanderthals for over 100,000 years

Neanderthals kept coming back to a coastal cave site in Jersey from at least 180,000 years ago until around 40,000 years ago. researchers report. As part of a re-examination of La Cotte de St Brelade and its surrounding landscape, archaeologists … Continue reading

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An exceptional palaeontological site going back 100,000 years is unearthed in Arrasate

An important site containing at least 40 species reflecting fauna during the Upper Pleistocenewas discovered in 2012 by quarry workers after carrying out a blasting operation. When they spotted the presence of a great many fossil remains in the clay … Continue reading

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Neanderthals and modern H. sapiens crossbred over 100,000 years ago

A multidisciplinary team which included participants from the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) has discovered that Homo neanderthalensis and Homo sapiens crossbred over 100,000 years ago. This puts back the previously first-known case of a hybrid produced by the two … Continue reading

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King Kong was inflexible: The giant ape went extinct 100,000 years ago, due to its inability to adapt

The demise of the giant ape Gigantopithecus has been the focus of recent study, where researchers have reached the conclusion that the presumably largest apes in geological history died due to their insufficient adaptability. Analyses of fossil tooth enamel show … Continue reading

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