DNA Magic!

They are learning from DNA! This reconstruction, based purely on DNA has an 85% accuracy! They know this because they tried it on a chimpanzee and a Neanderthal, which was then compared to their known anatomy. Pretty good when you have only a few bones and a couple of teeth to figure out what these ancient humans looked like! It’s just too bad they haven’t been able to recover DNA on H. Erectus yet. All they need is one lucky bone.

Facial Reconstruction Shows What the Enigmatic Denisovans Might Have Looked Like


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