Thursday, August 09, 2007

Well, this will rattle a bunch of cages. According to the story, Homo habilis and Homo erectus may have overlapped by a significant period in time.

"Their co-existence makes it unlikely that Homo erectus evolved from Homo habilis," said co-author Professor Meave Leakey, palaeontologist and co-director of the Koobi Fora Research Project.

Read the whole thing.

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