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Past decade taught us how wrong we were about human evolution, including when our ancestors left Africa

Business Insider | 
In recent years, anthropologists around the world have discovered new human ancestors, figured out what happened to the Neanderthals, and pushed ...
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Hominids in love: Humans and Neanderthals may have mated more than 219,000 years ago

New Scientist | 
If modern humans didn’t reach Europe until about 60,000 years ago, how has DNA from them turned up in a ...
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When loud noises interrupt conversations, your brain fills in the blanks

New Scientist | 
Noise is everywhere, but that’s OK. Your brain can still keep track of a conversation in the face of revving ...