New Fossil Proves Scientists Were Wrong About Human Evolution Staff
Posted: Oct 18, 2013 9:26 AM
A newly discovered fossil has shattered conventional assumptions about human evolution, proving that various prehistoric human-like skulls that scientists had previously classified as separate species (separate branches in the evolutionary chain) are, in fact, the same species. One fossil in particular, which had a smaller than expected brain casing, has caused many scientists to call into question the conventional scientific understanding of the human evolutionary tree.