As people continue to tell tall tales, fMRI data show certain brain regions become less busy.
A nice thing about being a blogging journalist is that it gives me a place to put selected juicy bits and ruminations that there?s no space for in the "real" article. So here is some Supplementary Information on my most recent piece about the Hobbits, those minuscule possible-humans who seem to have survived on the Indonesian island of Flores nearly into the Holocene. Where did the Hobbits (officially designated Homo floresiensis) come from? All the answers so far have big problems.
October 13, 2005|