Sign In

Communications of the ACM

ACM News

Evidence Mounts For Interbreeding Bonanza in Ancient Human Species


View as: Print Mobile App Share: Send by email Share on reddit Share on StumbleUpon Share on Hacker News Share on Tweeter Share on Facebook
Neanderthal toe-bone

DNA from from this Neanderthal toe-bone has revealed evidence of interbreeding.

Credit: Max Plank Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology/B. Viola

The discovery of yet another period of interbreeding between early humans and Neanderthals is adding to the growing sense that sexual encounters among different ancient human species were commonplace throughout their history.

From Nature
View Full Article

 


 

No entries found