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Jul 21, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The image of what the first human migration out of Africa looked like has just radically changed, with new evidence suggesting that short, ape-like humans were the first to leave.
May 13, 2015 12:30 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
It's not easy to stomach the fact that humans and our ancestors practiced cannibalism for hundreds of thousands of years.
Mar 17, 2015 09:30 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
A 17-million-year-old beaked whale fossil is helping researchers solve a puzzle about the likely birthplace of humanity in East Africa.
Dec 29, 2014 11:45 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
The relatively lightly built skeletons of modern humans may have been the result of a shift away from a nomadic lifestyle to a more settled one.
Nov 7, 2014 11:40 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
There is a surprising genetic unity between the earliest known Europeans and contemporary Europeans, ancient DNA reveals.
Aug 28, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
The petite Dorset people went extinct before the Vikings arrived and never mixed with Inuit or Eskimo peoples.
Aug 27, 2014 11:40 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Ancient stone artifacts recently excavated from Saudi Arabia possess similarities to items of about the same age in Africa.
Feb 27, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The ancestors of Native Americans may have lived on and around the Bering Strait for about 10,000 years before streaming into the Americas.
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