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Re-Learning History

Discovery of 210,000 Year Old Human Skull in Greece Highlights Changing Timeline for Humankind’s Origins

Photo Credit: The Apidima 1 partial cranium (right) and its reconstruction from posterior view (middle) and side view (left). The rounded shape of the Apidima 1 cranium a unique feature of modern humans and contrasts sharply with Neanderthals and their ancestors. KATERINA HARVATI, UNIVERSITY OF TÜBINGEN. July 10, 2019.

Did you know that what we now know about ancient human beings is very different than what most of us were taught in school? This isn’t because of ancient aliens or lost civilizations, or any other wildly speculative, theoretical imagining. It’s science — we’ve simply learned much more about our human origins in recent years.

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Mike Luoma

Mike Luoma

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Author, Podcaster, Radio Host & Music Director, Explorer, Researcher, Science Fiction & Comic Book Creator. From Vermont.