29 Jan '15, 3pm

#Luiis_3x ] Fossilized jawbone found by fishermen could reveal a new kind of ancient human: ... [ #Luispokel

Scientists have already identified three other ancient Asian hominids: Homo erectus was found in modern-day Java and China, Homo florensiensis in Indonesia, and Neanderthals in Russia’s Altai mountains. This discovery indicates that a fourth type of hominid existed prior to all three of these. Researchers have already spent five years examining and testing the Taiwanese bone, which they have dubbed Penghu 1, after the channel in which it was found. But they’re pretty confident in saying that this fossil is a wake-up call about how little we really know about the origin of our species.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/fossilized-jawbone-suggests-a-fourth...

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