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Ancient Mass Grave in South Africa

  1. Sep 10, 2015 #1

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    Excellent find! Handsome one!
     
  4. Sep 14, 2015 #3

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    Apparently, it's just hominid skeletons and remnants of small birds and mice, i.e., no large carnivores that might have carried folks into the cave. This suggests that folks wandered into the cave on their own, but for what reason.

    http://www.npr.org/sections/health-...lds-strange-bones-of-early-human-like-species
     
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