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Mounting evidence suggests 'hobbits' wiped out by modern humans' ancestors
Irish Independent

Mounting evidence suggests 'hobbits' wiped out by modern human...

It may not yet be enough to convince a jury, but mounting evidence suggests ancestors of modern humans wiped out the world's only known population of hobbits. It may not yet be enough to convince a jury, but mounting evidence suggests ancestors of ... Irish Independent, 2 hours ago
Evidence humans wiped out 'hobbits' Northern Territory Government, 1 hour ago
Evidence humans wiped out hobbits Perth Now, 1 hour ago

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New Evidence Sheds Light on Hobbit Demise

Scientists now think the time between the first modern humans and the 18,000-year-old Homo floresiensis, or "hobbit" species, is less than had been thought. The research describes some of the earliest evidence of modern human activity in Southeast ...
 Northern Territory News4 hours ago Fire use discovery sheds light on the demise of the hobbits  Red Orbit4 hours ago New Evidence Sheds Light on 'Hobbit' Demise  Perth Now4 hours ago Fire Discovery Sheds New Light on 'Hobbit' Demise  ScienceNewsline1 hour ago

Modern humans may have smoked 'hobbits' out of their caves and into extinction

Ever since 2003, when scientists first found fossils of an ancient tiny species of human ( Homo floresiensis ) on the Indonesian island of Flores, they have been scrambling to assemble a timeline. When did these so-called "hobbits" go extinct? Did ...
 Mother Nature Network2 hours ago "Hobbit" humans, and how they became so small  CBC1 week ago Find confirms Hobbit as a species  New Zealand Herald3 weeks ago New 'Hobbit' human species fossil find 700,000 years old  Radio New Zealand3 weeks ago
Archaeology Magazine

Gap Between Hobbits and Modern Humans Narrows

Homo floresiensis skullUNIVERSITY OF WOLLONGONGNew research suggests that Homo floresiensis—ancient hominins often called hobbits—lived closer in time to modern humans than previously thought. Researchers from the University of Wollongong in ...
 The Scientist3 hours ago Humanity's forgotten family  Bionity.com2 weeks ago New Flores Fossils May Be Hobbit Ancestors  Archaeology Magazine3 weeks ago 'Hobbit' Ancestor Discovered  Discover Magazine2 weeks ago
The Press NZ

Saudi to the rescue

Dougal, an awassi sheep, took a starring role in The Hobbit. The breed is being used to improve New Zealand's sheep dairy flock. In New Zealand his actions might have placed him under a cloud, but in Saudi Arabia businessmanHamoud Ali Al-Khalaf ...
 The Press NZ6 days ago Saudi businessman a 'saviour' to sheep dairy industry  Dominion Post6 days ago

Some Very Confused People Think Gardening Is Banned In New Zealand

New Zealand can seem like a magical and perplexing place to North Americans. Are there like, hobbits and elves there? (Only sort of .) Do the toilets flush the other way? ( No. ) Another thing it's probably important to clear up: Gardening is not ...
 Huffington Post1 week ago

The Offbeat: Giant birds, drug tamales, hobbits

A rendering of the Australian Big Bird, properly termed Dromornis stirtoni. (Photo: Brian Choo, Flinders University) Welcome back to The Offbeat, your home for the week's weirdest news. While our head curator is on vacation, the inmates are ...
 AZCentral.com1 week ago The Offbeat, Fathers Day edition: Giant birds, drug tamales, hobbits  EnvironmentGuru.com1 week ago
ABC Radio Australia

In Pictures | Fans recreate epic battle sequence from Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'

A forest near the town of Doksy in Czech Republic became the Lonely Mountain as Orcs and Wargs collided with the Men of Dales, Elves and Dwarves. Unfortunately, not the real ones! Ardent fans of JRR Tolkien's The Hobbit, recreated the epic fight sequence that ...
 DNA2 weeks ago The Hobbit: Photos of live-action role-players staging epic Battle of the Five Armies in Czech forest  International Business Times UK3 weeks ago 'Hobbit' fans reenact epic battle in full costume  USA Today3 weeks ago Hundreds of Hobbit fans re-enact battle scene in Czech forest  ABC Online3 weeks ago
The Freepress Journal

News Hobbit relatives found after ten-year hunt Audio Video 1 Comment

More than a decade after the discovery that a diminutive relative of modern humans once lived on the Indonesian island of Flores , Gerrit van den Bergh was losing faith that he would find any clues to the ancestors of the hobbit. It was October ...
 Nature2 weeks ago 'Hobbit' from Indonesia didn't have Down syndrome: Study  Yahoo! India2 weeks ago New hobbit fossils may reveal origins of the species  Irish Times3 weeks ago Hobbit from Indonesia didn't have Down syndrome: Study  The Freepress Journal2 weeks ago

Fossils shed light on ancestors of hobbits

Mika Puspaningrum, 30, felt lucky as she could directly observe the fossil of a prehistoric human being's molar during her first field project at the Mata Menge excavation site in Soa Basin, Flores Island, about 74 kilometers from Liang Bua where ...
 Jakarta Post2 weeks ago Fossils Shed Light on Human's Hobbit Ancestors  Northern Territory News3 weeks ago
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