The findings suggest modern humans traveled across the Eurasian steppe about 45,000 years ago, about 10,000 years earlier than archaeologists previously believed
The fossil find, Apidima 1, originates from the site of Apidima, southern Greece
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“The fossil could indicate that Israel and the rest of the Arabian Peninsula were part of a larger region in which H. sapiens evolved”
The new human ancestor has been uncovered in a DNA analysis of human migration from Africa to Australasia