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This is a reconstruction of a hobbit human. | John Gurche and Tim Evanson, Wikimedia Commons


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Hobbit Human Teeth Reveal Surprising History

The history of actual Hobbit humans is like a page out of a J.R.R. Tolkien novel.

November 18, 2015
2:00 PM EST
Teeth from (left to right) Homo floresiensis, Javanese Homo erectus and Homo habilis | Yousuke Kaifu
Homo sapiens skull side view (left) next to Homo floresiensis skull side view (right) | Yousuke Kaifu
This is a life-sized reconstruction of | National Museum of Nature and Science, Tokyo
This diagram shows early Javanese | Yousuke Kaifu