Palaeontological finds offer a compelling and profound way to think about our place in nature.
This new research offers compelling proof that the naysayers were right. "Mrs" Ples was actually a "Mr".
New evidence suggests that Homo naledi didn't deliberately deposit their dead in a hidden chamber.
The big question being asked is: where does Homo naledi fit in the evolutionary tree? Assessing the similarity or dissimilarity between fossil skulls has provided a possible clue to the answer.