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Homo erectus

June 30th, 2011 · No Comments

Human Ancestor Older Than Previously Thought; Finding Offers New Insights Into Evolution
ScienceDaily (June 29, 2011) — Modern humans never co-existed with Homo erectus — a finding counter to previous hypotheses of human evolution — new excavations in Indonesia and dating analyses show. The research, reported in the journal PLoS ONE, offers new insights into the nature of human evolution, suggesting a different role for Homo erectus than had been previously thought.

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