Indonesia's Flores 'hobbits’ may be the earliest human species to have left Africa 1.75 million years ago



For more than one million years, the remote Indonesian island of Flores was home to a mysterious species of Hobbit-sized humans.
Called Homo floresiensis, the primitive humans stood at just 3ft (0.9 metres) tall and until now, little has been known about their origins.
But researchers have finally discovered that the tiny island dwellers evolved from one the earliest species of human more than 1.75 million years ago - and they may have been the first out of Africa. 
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WHO WERE THE FLORES HOBBITS?  Standing a little over 3ft (0.9 metres) tall, the inhabitants of Liang... read more

 
21 April 2017 in Science &Technology, Views: 35
Source: Daily Mail
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