What the cranium of modern humans' ancestor would have looked like

September 10, 2019 - General

Despite having lived about 300,000 years ago, the oldest ancestor of all members of Homo sapiens had a surprisingly modern skull–as suggested by a model created by CNRS researcher Aurelien Mounier of the Histoire Naturelle de l’Homme Prehistorique laboratory (CNRS / Museum National d’Histoire Naturelle) and Cambridge University professor Marta Mirazon Lahr. After comparing the virtually rendered skull to those of five African fossil…

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