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New Species of Small Human Found in Indonesia

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Science  29 Oct 2004:
Vol. 306, Issue 5697, pp. 789
DOI: 10.1126/science.306.5697.789

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Archaeologists have made the startling discovery of a lost world of small archaic humans, who hunted dwarf elephants and Komodo dragons on an Indonesian island as recently as 18,000 years ago.