Ancient ‘Deep Skull’ from Borneo full of surprises

Posted by on June 27, 2016 1:48 pm
Categories: Science

A new study of the 37,000-year old remains of the ‘Deep Skull’ — the oldest modern human discovered in island South-East Asia — has revealed this ancient person was not related to Indigenous Australians, as had been originally thought. The Deep Skull was also likely to have been an older woman, rather than a teenage boy, the research shows.

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