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As the human and primate fossil records become more complete, researchers are beginning to see the amount of complexity involved in man’s evolution.
By Steve Bloomfield Two fossils discovered in northern Kenya directly challenge the established view that there was a linear progression from apes to humans. Scientists have long believed that humans today, Homo sapiens, descended from Homo erectus, which in turn evolved from Homo habilis.
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