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(Royal Society Publishing, 2016-06-13)The evolution of modern humans was a complex process, involving major changes in levels of diversity through time. The fossils and stone tools that record the spatial distribution of our species in the past form the backbone ...
(Nature Publishing Group, 2016-01-20)The nature of inter-group relations among prehistoric hunter-gatherers remains disputed, with arguments in favour and against the existence of warfare before the development of sedentary societies. Here we report on a case ...
(Elsevier, 2015-12-29)The timing and geographic origin of the common ancestor of modern humans and Neandertals remain controversial. A poor Pleistocene hominin fossil record, and the evolutionary complexities introduced by dispersals and ...