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Early Humans Lived in China 1.7 Million Years Ago

An extinct species of tool-making humans apparently occupied a vast area in China as early as 1.7 million years ago, researchers say.

The human lineage evolved in Africa, with now-extinct species of humans dispersing away from their origin continent more than a million years before modern humans did. Scientists would like to learn more about when and where humans went to better understand what drove human evolution.

Researchers investigated the Nihewan Basin, which lies in a mountainous region about 90 miles (150 kilometers) west of Beijing. It holds more than 60 sites from the Stone Age, with thousands of stone tools found there since 1972 — relatively simple types, such as stone flakes altogether known as the Oldowan. Researchers suspect these artifacts belonged to Homo erectus, "thought to be ancestral to Homo sapiens," Hong Ao, a paleomagnetist at the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Xi'an, told LiveScience. [Photos: New Human Ancestors from Kenya]

The exact age of these sites was long uncertain. To find out, Ao and his colleagues analyzed the earth above, below and in which stone tools at the Shangshazui site in the Nihewan Basin were found. The tools in question were stone blades potentially used for cutting or scraping.


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Their research is wrong. My

Their research is wrong. My research shows it was 1.5 million years ago not 1.7 million. (-:

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I have known about this for a long time...

I have known about this for a while. For about 2 million years, there was a somewhat SEPARATE species of human, perhaps home-erectus, with a more sloped forehead living in Asia.

Now consider the history of Asia; very SEPARATE and exclusive of other cultures; historically barring trade and barring mixing with outside cultures; with their own alphabet, almost like another planet, so foreign. And many Asians have a more sloped forehead, and a somewhat dissimilar body structure.

I have always hypothesized that Asians were descendants of homo-erectus.

possible but you are off by a million years.

Homo erectus is two generations removed from humans. Homo neanderthalis is the direct predecessor of humans. There is some argument that there was gene flow from Neanderthals to modern humans and it might be possible to have gene flow from erectus to neanderthals.
Caucausian genes flowed into China and vice versa from two points. The mongols and via Russia. Something crazy like 1 in 10 people in the world have the y chromosome of Genghis Khan. As for gene flow you can see it as you move from Russia (images of politicians)

to Uzbekistan .
to Tajikistan
to Northern China

Remember the Silk road.

Via Russia-- Slavs carry alot of asiatic genes.

humans were created by

humans were created by aliens. they were made into slaves to mine gold. the sirians and annunaki created us.

f___ all forms of govt.

wow, so the sirians have been

wow, so the sirians have been violating human rights for a long time.

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actually the annunaki were

actually the annunaki were the main slave masters. sirians were more peaceful. earth is a fucked up place.

f___ all forms of govt.

where did the annunaki come

where did the annunaki come from?

the orion belt. they are part

the orion belt. they are part human and part reptilian. they are much taller than us and referred to in the old testament as the gods or God.

f___ all forms of govt.

if you really want to read

if you really want to read about them look up and down load the book of Enoch.

no they are not. The Annanuki

no they are not. The Annanuki or what ever they are called, are fallen angels. Those fallen angels are the ones in genesis 6 who mated with human women and their offspring were known as the giants or the nephilim. Please go this website and check out the section on Giants. Also do some research on the nephilim. These are also your Neanderthals etc.

but does this mean we should

but does this mean we should deal with the syrians now or when there is a broader coalition.

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all u can do is get your shit

all u can do is get your shit together and be ready when the aliens come back. some will try to help us. and some will lie and try to enslave us. same as it is here on earth. things are about to get galactic.

f___ all forms of govt.

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intergalactic planetary,

intergalactic planetary, intergalactic intergalactic?

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China indeed is the only ancient civilization that continues to

exist, up to this very day. The origin of the written Chinese language in itself, dates back to several thousands of years old.

China has been around...alot longer that what we were told. There was even an ancient Chinese world map drawn 4,000 or so years earlier and was circumnavigated..way, way, way before Columbus.

The big brow line....

The Brow line is dead, We are the Chin line.... we all have jutting chins...long live the Chin line.... lol

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Well heck...

If researchers say so then it must be true lol

Ironic how the find is in one of the most vehemently anti-faith and anti-religion country on the planet.


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There is history that we haven't been taught


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