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New fossils shed light on the origin of ‘hobbits’

Griffith University researchers are part of an international team of scientists that has announced the discovery of ancestors of Homo floresiensis – the enigmatic species of pygmy-like humans discovered more than a decade ago on the Indonesian island of Flores. … Continue reading

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Indonesian ‘Hobbits’ may have died out sooner than thought

An ancient species of pint-sized humans discovered in the tropics of Indonesia may have met their demise earlier than once believed, according to an international team of scientists who reinvestigated the original finding. read more (e) Science News – Paleontology … Continue reading

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