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Ancient Egyptians Revered Dwarfs
By Jennifer Viegas, Discovery News
Jan. 4, 2005 —Dwarfs commanded respect in ancient Egypt, to the point where several gods were depicted as dwarfs that were venerated by all members of society, according to a paper published in the latest American Journal of Medical Genetics.
Originally posted by TheBorg
It's possible that these 'little people' were the same ones found over in another part of Europe earlier last year. Maybe they had more people elsewhere, and that would mean that there was contact with them wherever they were. Kinda cool when ya think about it.
Originally posted by kenshiro2012
You are correct, the hobbit fossils were indeed found in Indonesia.
I read this article on the Egyptian dwarves yesterday. I beleive what they were refering to were the naturally born dwarves that we still have today. Which is a genetic mutation commonly calledDwarfism