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Ancient DNA suggests new hominid line Anthropology Flores Man

Ancient DNA suggests new hominid line Anthropology Flores Man


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Homo Floresiensis - Flores Man

Being small has now evolved twice on Flores, indicating it has an evolutionary advantage and


Homo floresiensis

Credit: Australian National University

A New Look for Early Homo from Dmanisi, Georgia

Japanese scientists on Tuesday waded into a row over so-called "hobbit" hominids whose remains, ...

Small brains[edit]

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Homo floresiensis (reconstruction) - The Flores Man or "Hobbit"

Homo floresiensis


Human evolution: Small remains still pose big problems

Homo Floresiensis | Homo floresiensis Homo Floresiensis, Ramones, Primates, Anthropology, Hobbit,

Homo floresiensis ("Flores Man", nicknamed "hobbit") is a possible species, now extinct, in the genus Homo. The remains were discovered in 2004 on the ...

Homo floresiensis

Sulawesi find: 118,000-year-old stone tools point to 'archaic group of humans'

A Tiny Hominid With No Place on the Family Tree

Homo naledi

Modern Flores Island pygmies show no genetic link to extinct 'hobbits' | EurekAlert! Science News

A skull of a Flores man. Homo floresiensis, measured just three feet tall and

A Mesolithic hunter-gatherer from Spain had blue eyes and dark skin, new research has found.


Ancient humans: What we know and still don't know about them

Where did we come from? A primer on early human evolution

Homo floresiensis or the Hobbit or Flores man, is it a homo erectus

Kennewick Man Skull

(Please note, arrows pointing to the Indonesian islands of Flores and Java were inadvertently switched.)

Genetic history of an archaic hominin group from Denisova Cave in Siberia | Nature

Who We Are and How We Got Here: Ancient DNA and the New Science of

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Image of LB-1, Flores Indonesia; Skull, 3/4 view

Hominin family tree graphic showing early hominins, australopithecines and humans

One of the first posts on this blog relating to archaeogenetics involved an essay by me involving reflections on the fact that a particular Y chromosomal ...

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Hominin timeline. DNA sequencing technology, specifically ancient ...

Homo neanderthalensis and modern man

This Neanderthal skull may look alien, seen against a human one in the background. But we share genes for skin and hair, and other things too, it seems. AP

Ancient DNA and human history

Ancient hominid skulls

African fossil sites from the Middle and earliest Late Pleistocene.

Anthropology received another major shot in the arm in October 2004 when an article published in the British science journal Nature stated that the remains ...

An Asian perspective on early human dispersal from Africa

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Christopher Henshilwood

The study, published in the journal Cell , examined DNA passed down from these ancient

Ancient Genomes Reveal Complicated Split into Europeans and Asians | Inverse

Rise of Humans: Great Scientific Debates

How close? A chimpanzee (top left), an orangutan (top right), a gorilla (bottom left) and a bonobo (bottom right). Shutterstock/Sergey Uryadnikov/Petr ...

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Phylogenetic scenarios for H. naledi.


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Hominid and hominin – what's the difference?

NEW YORK UNIVERSITY—African apes adapted to living on the ground, a finding that indicates humans evolved from an ancestor not limited to tree or other ...

An investigator proposing a concept of relict hominoids (RH) in 2017 confronts a shifting paradigm in anthropology, revised and expanded by ongoing ...

A profile view of a H. floresiensis skull. The skull's sloping forehead and lack

National Geographic's October 2015 issue showing a reconstruction of Homo naledi's face by paleoartist John Gurche. We have a remarkable cache of skeletons ...

Who We Are and How We Got Here: Ancient DNA and the New Science of the Human Past by David Reich

I had covered this paper when it went on the bioRxiv, but the final version has been published in PNAS in open access.

map sea faring human

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Fossil finds in China are challenging ideas about the evolution of modern humans and our closest relatives

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Northern Route dispersal[edit]

On the top row are (left to right): Homo heidelbergensis ('Heidelberg Man'); Homo erectus ('Java Man'); Homo neanderthalensis ('Neanderthal').

Above is Asu face recognition 83% and 77% to Borreby (Danish) and German.

Additional multivariate analyses of quantitative features of Homo floresiensis in relation to cretins, unaffected humans

Map showing the location of Flores relative to the Wallace Line and Lydekker's Line and the

The skull of a hobbit-size hominid was on display in Jakarta, Indonesia, in 2004. Credit Beawiharta/Reuters

a, Geographic distribution of samples with new genome-wide data. Random jitter was added for sites with multiple individuals. Map data from the R package ' ...

Anthropology - Flores Man "Hobbit" · homo-floresiensis-hobbit Homo Floresiensis, Recent Discoveries, Middle Earth, The Middle

Neanderthals and Humans Were No One Night Stand

The Insight Show Notes — Season 2, Episode 12: The New York Times takes on Ancient DNA

Ancient Denisovan/Neanderthal human-hybrid discovered

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Skull & lower jaw - Skhul 5 skull Homo sapiens front view

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ancient human map

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Panorama of African admixture

Bone structure[edit]


Homo heidelbergensis cranium number five from the Sima. Photo by José-Manuel Benito Álvarez


New extinct human relative found in Philippines

How many human species did our ancestors have sex with? - Archaeology - Haaretz.com

The top row holds the human reference mtDNA sequence, and below that dots indicate where ...

Mitochondrial DNA analysis of a finger bone found in Denisova Cave in the Altai Mountains of southern Siberia suggests that a group of unknown hominids ...

eclectic photomontage by Barry Kite 1992