Improved Estimates of DNA’s Mutation Rate Paint Clearer Picture of Human Prehistory

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Reconstruction of Homo heidelbergensis

Since the 1960s, DNA has changed the story of human ancestry. Some studies have shown that all modern humans are descended from ancestors who lived in Africa 100,000 years ago. Some new findings suggest that key events in human evolution contradict archeology.

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