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'Ghost' ancestors: African DNA study detects mysterious human species

Scientists examining the genomes of West Africans have detected signs that a mysterious extinct human species interbred with our own species tens of thousands of years ago in Africa, the latest evidence of humankind's complicated genetic ancestry. [Source]

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Source: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/scienceNews/~3/s3hCm7XUgKE/ghost-ancestors-african-dna-study-detects-mysterious-human-species-idUSKBN2072X9

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