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Flores man

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The first Homo floresiensis species discovered. The remains were from the Liang Bua cave in Flores, Indonesia in 2003 (hence the name).


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  • Man of Flores

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Hobbit Skull Comparison Software's Unexpected Result.

Their origin is still very controversial: Homo floresiensis ("Flores Man", nicknamed Hobbit) is a possible species in the genus Homo, remarkable for its small ...

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by GaryGaulin
Wed May 06, 2009 7:22 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Hobbit Skull Comparison Software's Unexpected Result.
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Hobbit Skull Comparison Software's Unexpected Result.

... http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/4331252.stm Hobbit is also supposed to be Asian. Flores island is most near Singapore, which is next to China. Which this reconstruction seems to include a little of: http://www.d.umn.edu/cla/faculty/troufs/anth1602/images/Hobbit1.jpg ...

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by GaryGaulin
Wed May 06, 2009 3:12 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Hobbit Skull Comparison Software's Unexpected Result.
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Flores Sea

Id like to create a list of all the organizations that support protection of Flores Island. The wildlife, the forests, the marine life, the beaches, the culture, the people in need. Id like to use this forum as a way to collect information about these organizations. ...

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by Helminadia
Sat Apr 07, 2007 6:46 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Flores Sea
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Views: 2051

3 colored Lake

Id like to create a list of all the organizations that support protection of Flores Island. The wildlife, the forests, the marine life, the beaches, the culture, the people in need. Id like to use this forum as a way to collect information about these organizations. ...

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by Helminadia
Sat Apr 07, 2007 6:38 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: 3 colored Lake
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Green and wild !

Is that anybody want to join me to protecting this Island ? Flores is part of the East Nusa Tenggara province. The island is split into five regencies (local government districts); from west to east these are: Manggarai, Ngada, Ende, Sikka and Flores Timur. ...

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by Helminadia
Sat Apr 07, 2007 5:51 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Green and wild !
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