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The Fight Over This 3.7 Million Year Old Human Ancestor

A few years ago, we found the remains of ‘Little Foot,’ and he’s a huge deal to researchers learning about human evolution.

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Human Ancestor Lucy Wasn’t Alone: Meet ‘Little Foot’

“A mysterious ancient relative of humanity known as Little Foot apparently roamed the Earth at about the same time as the famed Lucy, suggesting the ancestors of humans may have existed with significant diversity across a good part of Africa, researchers say.”

Is ‘Little Foot’ a human ancestor – or just a distant cousin?

“They call him ‘Little Foot’ but he’s a big deal to human evolution researchers.”
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