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Australasian Roots Proposed For 'Luzia'

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Science  19 Nov 1999:
Vol. 286, Issue 5444, pp. 1467
DOI: 10.1126/science.286.5444.1467b

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While archaeologists ponder the startling suggestion that ancient Americans might have arrived from Europe (see main text), a Brazilian anthropologist offers another surprising proposal: that some early colonizers came from the same stock as did the aboriginals of Australia.