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DNA analysis and new archaeological finds are allowing scientists to more accurately recreate what our early ancestors looked like.
A new, improved sequencing of ancient human relative genomes reveals Homo sapiens had sex with a fourth, mystery lineage of humans.
The DNA gleaned from two ancient Siberian skeletons is found to be related to that of modern-day Native Americans and western Eurasians.
Male noses grow larger than female noses beginning at puberty, a new study finds. Continue reading →
Human-like beings before our species likely handcrafted sophisticated tools, suggests newly discovered prehistoric stone-tipped throwing spears found in Ethiopia. Continue reading →
Competition between females affects sexual selection and the evolution of a species.
Face shape is largely determined by genetics, yet no two faces are entirely alike.
The earliest known population of humans outside of Africa has been found, with huge implications that could erase species from the human family tree.
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