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Author Topic:   New Species of Homo Discovered: Homo naledi
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Message 15 of 85 (768291)
09-10-2015 2:20 PM
Reply to: Message 7 by Diomedes
09-10-2015 11:26 AM

Does this look human to you?
Have to actually agree with Faith here* - argument by artist's impression is a dead end. After all, this doesn't look particularly human:
This one, on the other hand, wouldn't look too out of place if I saw him on the metro:
They are, of course, reconstructions of the same fossil (La Chapelle-aux-Saints 1), separated from one another by a century of cultural baggage and scientific study.
*about this specific post, not about the new fossils.
Edited by caffeine, : No reason given.

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