Early humans could talk, scientist claims
To reach the Indonesian island of Flores you need to navigate a boat across the powerful Pacific currents. To build and navigate a boat, you need good communication.
The problem is, the most famous historical residents of Flores couldn’t even talk. How did a population of Homo erectus end up there? One linguist has suggested a simple — but hugely controversial — answer. They did talk.
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