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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP09 Jan 2021 8:55 p.m. PST

…undiscovered species

"A treasure trove of ancient human remains discovered in a cave in South Africa could give us a new picture of human evolution and evidence of a previously undiscovered species.

Lee Berger at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg and his colleagues call the cave simply UW 105 because it is the 105th site they have identified. It is a short walk from the Rising Star cave, where his team discovered a new species called Homo naledi in 2013. The following year, the group …"
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Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian09 Jan 2021 10:10 p.m. PST

Courtesy of New Scientist Magazine – requires subscription

rvandusen Supporting Member of TMP10 Jan 2021 2:03 p.m. PST

I can't afford to subscribe, but I wonder if they found "hominid X?", the mysterious DNA that is found in a certain percentage of modern Africans?

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP10 Jan 2021 2:24 p.m. PST



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