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Meet Dragon Man, Humans’ Possible New Relative

06/07/2021 09:00 PM | Click to read full article

In a bone-filled week, a rediscovered cranium from China might represent an entirely new species of human that's possibly our closest evolutionary relative.

And, while studying a 5,000-year-old skeleton, scientists found evidence of what might be the earliest plague infection.