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Peking Man’s age revised by 200,000 years

Peter Griffin posted in on March 12th, 2009.

The bones of Zhoukoudian Homo erectus, commonly known as ‘Peking Man’, may be 200,000 years older than previously thought, according to a new dating analysis to be published in this week’s Nature (12 Mar 09). The research indicates that early hominins lived in the region throughout glacial and interglacial periods, and may have implications for […]

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