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Anthropologists Probe Bones, Stones, and Molecules

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Science  14 May 1999:
Vol. 284, Issue 5417, pp. 1109-1111
DOI: 10.1126/science.284.5417.1109

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COLUMBUS, OHIO-- More than 500 presentations at the annual meeting of the American Association for Physical Anthropology here covered all aspects of human nature, from genetics to stone tools. Two highlights explored brain shape in hominids and the original Asian homeland of the first Americans.