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    • Arik
    • 13.05.10 | 08:39 (IDT)

    The h. erectus population went extinct as a result of climate changes. Modern humans resettled later. So no these are not our ancestors - more like distant cousins. Also the sensationalist junk about hunting hippos and elephants is, well, junk. Still a very interesting dig.

    from the article: Back when elephants and lions divided Jerusalem ...
    First published 04:58 12.05.10 | Last updated 04:58 12.05.10
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