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Stone Age Human Fossil Reveals Evolutionary Origins of Modern Asians

By | Tue, 01/22/2013 - 12:22

A DNA analysis of a 40,000-year-old human skeleton dug up in China has revealed genetic clues to the Stone Age evolution, according to a new study. After analyzing the genetic material extracted from the ancient leg bone found in a cave near Beijing, scientists were able to link some of the earliest modern humans to settle in China to the people living in the region today.

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Researchers Map Out Genome of Human Ancestor, Suspect More Ancestors Yet to Be Found

By | Thu, 08/30/2012 - 14:45

Researchers have managed to map an entire genome of a human ancestor and also suspect that there are more species that existed in the past that we have not yet found, particularly in Asia.