Bones in Submerged Cave May Be Earliest Native American

The girl skeleton found by divers in Mexico's Eastern Yucatan Peninsula is 12-13,000 years old and shows a genetic link to modern Native Americans.

Published On 05/15/2014
2:00 PM EDT
Naia does not feature the broader and rounder skulls of today's Native Americans. She bore a long and high cranium, a pronounced forehead, a low and flat nose. | Roberto Chavez Arce