Would we still see ourselves as ‘human’ if other hominin species hadn’t gone extinct? What looks like a bright, sharp dividing line between humans and other animals is really an artefact of extinction.

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Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationThe Conversation
Publication statusPublished - 7 Oct 2021


  • Homo sapiens
  • paleontology
  • archaeology
  • hominin
  • evolution
  • evolutionary biology
  • anthropology

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