New interpretation of extinct ‘Hobbit’ species reveals a human-like face

Australian anthropologist Susan Hayes from the University of Wollongong has completed the first ever forensic facial reconstruction of Homo floresiensis, an extinct human relative that lived on the island of Flores as early as 17,000 years ago. And perhaps surprisingly, her interpretation reveals a face that was… » 12/12/12 7:00am 12/12/12 7:00am