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Ancestors of humans evolved in Asia, not Africa

October 28th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 28 (IANS) The human family tree may have to be rewritten after scientists found evidence that the ancient ancestors of humans evolved in Asia - rather than Africa - tens ... Read more...

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Human ancestors ‘colonized’ Africa 39 mn yrs ago

October 28th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28 (ANI): An international team of scientists have said that anthropoids-the primate group that includes humans, apes, and monkeys-"colonized" Africa, rather than originally evolving in Africa.The team discovered fossils found ... Read more...

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North America’s oldest known primate discovered

March 4th, 2008 - 3:19 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 4 (ANI): A paleontologist has discovered fossils of a 55-million-year-old ape on the Gulf Coastal Plain of Mississippi, which makes it North America's oldest known primate.Discovered by Christopher Beard, a ... Read more...

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