Origin of our species

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    Like the human race, this thread is devolving...
     
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    Granny says, "Dat's right - first white man found...

    Researchers reveal Europeans' fourth ancestral 'tribe'
    Nov. 16, 2015 - The Caucasus population was well-positioned to influence the peoples of both Europe and Asia, and studying them further is likely to bring further revelations.
     
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    Was this before or after Adam and Eve then? ;)
     
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    Mysterious tool makers inhabited Sulawesi 118,000 years ago...

    Ancient tools show mysterious humans occupied Indonesian island
    13 Jan.`16 WASHINGTON - The diminutive prehistoric human species dubbed the "Hobbit" that inhabited the isle of Flores apparently had company on other Indonesian islands long before our species, Homo sapiens, arrived on the scene.
     
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    Diggin' up an ol' woolly mammoth carcass in Russia...

    Ancient people conquered the Arctic at least 45,000 years ago
    14 Jan.`16 | WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The frozen carcass of a woolly mammoth found in Siberia with unmistakable signs of spear wounds is providing evidence that people inhabited Arctic regions thousands of years earlier than previously known.
     
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    Just had my DNA done by 23andme. Turns out I am at least 4% neanderthal. Wife said she thought it would be far higher than that.
     
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    Transitional species of humans found...

    Early human ancestor didn't have a nutcracker jaw
    Feb. 8, 2016 - "Humans also have this limitation on biting forcefully," explained researcher Justin Ledogar.
     
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    I, for one, can't wait to become more machine now than man, twisted and evil...
     
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    Eloi and morlocks?
     

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