Fragmentary remains of the human skull_CREDIT University of Hasanuddin

Pieces of a human head located on the island of Sulawesi in Indonesia

College of Hasanuddin

For the very first time, DNA has actually been gotten from the bones of a Rock Age individual that survived on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi. The hereditary details clarifies the prehistory of the South-East Asian islands – including what occurred when our varieties, Humankind, initial got to the location.

Sulawesi is among the biggest islands in South-East Asia, the area in between the Oriental landmass as well as Australia. On the island’s South Peninsula, scientists have actually dug deep into a cavern called …