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Aug 19, 2015 09:05 AM ET // AFP
A tiny bone from the little finger of a human ancestor in East Africa is the oldest 'modern' hand bone ever found.
Jul 31, 2015 01:11 PM ET
For years, theories have abounded about how the first people in the New World got there, but now we seem to have a definitive answer, thanks to the miracle of DNA analysis.
Jul 23, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
Aging could happen at once, rather than over time -- and it may be possible to block the signal to begin the aging process.
Jul 9, 2015 01:54 PM ET
Human hair comes in a variety of colors; including brown, blonde and black. Why doesn’t it occur as blue or green?
Jun 22, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The finding of a cross-breed suggests that interbreeding with Neanderthals was more common than previously thought.
Jun 18, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The finding is sure to reignite a long and bitter battle over the ultimate fate of the skeleton.
Jun 10, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Early Europeans and Asians looked much like they do today 5,000 years ago, except they couldn't do one thing well: drink milk.
May 20, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The earliest known stone toolkit could write a whole new chapter in the book of human evolution, especially since the tools were not even made by our genus.
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