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New Fossils Cast Evolutionary Lineage in New Light

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New Fossils Cast Evolutionary Lineage in New Light

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New Fossils Cast Evolutionary Lineage in New Light

New Fossils Cast Evolutionary Lineage in New Light

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Scientists working in Kenya report that they've found fossils that could shake up part of our evolutionary family tree. One of the researchers explains why his team thinks that our understanding of the line from ape to man might be changing. The findings are being published this week in the journal Nature.

Fred Spoor, professor of evolutionary anatomy, University College London