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Human origins debate: Did diversity evolve exclusively in Africa?

Nature | 
Analyses of the genomes of Neanderthals and Denisovans, the closest evolutionary relatives of present-day humans, suggest that our ancestors were ...

Neanderthals and modern humans: It’s personal

New York Times | 
I never met my paternal grandfather. He died of the Spanish flu in 1919 at the age of 30, before ...
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