kottke.org posts about floresman

Some recent research on the wrist bonesSep 21 2007

Some recent research on the wrist bones of the so-called hobbit skeleton suggests that Flores man is an ancestor of modern humans and not just diseased homo sapiens. The debate continues. (via npr)

New research suggests that Flores Man (i.May 23 2006

New research suggests that Flores Man (i.e. the hobbit) might not be a new species but are just pygmy humans.

Further discovery of Homo floresiensis bones haveOct 13 2005

Further discovery of Homo floresiensis bones have strengthened researchers' argument that the so-called Hobbit is a new and distinct human species. More on Flores man at Nature, which is doing a weekly podcast now.

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