Multiple Lines of Mysterious Ancient Humans Interbred with Us
In this interesting update of the fast moving field of ancient DNA analysis, National Geographic summarizes findings in Asia putting light on THREE recent ancestors: Neanderthals, Denisovans, and a third group thus far identified only through DNA analysis of living Southeast Asians.
The last line sums up the terrain well: ““My hunch is that there’s a few more interesting stories to come out of this region.”
Read the full article here.
The discovery of a fictional new species in ANYA is starting to look less and less liked sci-fi!