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The debate over ‘Dragon Man’ shows that human origins are still kind of messy
A controversial new study claims Botswana may be the origin of modern humanity
Europeans looked down on Neanderthals—until they realized they shared their DNA
Rethinking what sets humans apart starts with asking if we’re special at all
Researchers found proof of Neanderthals reproducing with other species
We’re really bad at making babies
How South Africa’s ‘Cradle of Humankind’ got the title
Our bravest ancestors may have hunted giant sloths
A primer on the primal origins of humans on Earth
A primer to the primal origins of humans on Earth