Skip to comments.Ancient humans had sex with a mysterious species, scientists discover
Posted on 07/25/2017 4:08:29 PM PDT by Candor7
HUMANITY has a filthy secret: our ancestors used to have sex with members of other species. Thats the finding in a new piece of research which suggests ancient people used to romp with a ghost species of proto human.
We are just one of a number of species known as hominins. Members of this family include Neanderthals and Denisovans, which are no longer found on Earth. It seems that interbreeding between different early hominin species is not the exception its the norm, said Omer Gokcumen, assistant professor of biological sciences at the University of Buffalo.
Gokcumen tested the DNA of humans living in Sub-Saharan Africa and found genes which were wildly different from versions found in other modern humans. These genes probably trace back to prehistoric rumpy pumpy which probably took place about 150,000 years ago between our ancestors and a mysterious species.
Based on our analysis, the most plausible explanation for this extreme variation is archaic introgression the introduction of genetic material from a ghost species of ancient hominins, Gokcumen added. This unknown human relative could be a species that has been discovered, such as a subspecies of Homo erectus, or an undiscovered hominin. We call it a ghost species because we dont have the fossils. People living today would be a lot more like Neanderthals had it not been for a quirk of evolutionary fate.
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the gods, you don’t suppose do you?
Maybe this explains why some current people are the way they are — not fully human.
it’s all there in the book of genesis...
Discovery? It’s been know for many years that Neanderthals and Homo Sapiens inbred.
As good as any explanation for Maxine Waters and Sheila Jackson Lee.
Now the phony leftist pop-psychologists will use this to condone bestiality.
... maybe that’s why some people are born with a vestigial tail.
I've got a little secret for you, pal, some humans today have filthy sex and has been endorsed by our government.
They sure did,
Today we call it a “Nancy Pelosi” :)
If they can interbreed and produce viable fertile offspring, they’re not a different species. They’re human.
Ever see the side by side of Chelsea Clinton and Howdy Doody. Weird politicians and puppets! Disgusting.
... does that explain humans with supernumerary nipples ?
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