New Fossil Found In Israel Suggests A Much Earlier Human Migration Out of Africa

New Fossil Found In Israel Suggests A Much Earlier Human Migration Out of Africa

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The fossil found in Misliya cave, showing details of the teeth. The details of the teeth - their shapes and sizes relative to each other — helped the scientists confirm that this belongs to Homo sapiens.

Scientists have discovered a part of a fossilized human skull that’s around 180,000 years old. It is now the oldest human fossil outside of Africa.

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