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Blow to multiple human species idea

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posted on Oct, 17 2013 @ 05:24 PM
A new study has found that Homo habilis, Homo erectus and Homo rudolfensis are not separate species but are instead are all part of a single lineage that led to modern humans.

BBC news report on the study

As is always the case in science there is disagreement.

Location of the site driving the study

Differing opinion from an earlier study

From the present study

Creatures were starting to use tools and eat meat, and this drove evolution, but I think it also drove diversity. The Dmanisi group is an example of the successful species that came out of that and then carried on to spread around the old world

Some general information on the Dmanisi site
edit on 17/10/13 by Hanslune because: (no reason given)

posted on Oct, 17 2013 @ 05:27 PM
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Skull Found

posted on Oct, 17 2013 @ 06:40 PM
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