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prestigious new fellowship to allow for more hobbit discoveries

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Ten years ago the leading international journal of science, Nature, published two controversial papers announcing the discovery of a new human species (Homo floresiensis) in Liang Bua cave in Flores, Indonesia. The fossil find was dubbed the 'Hobbit' due to its tiny stature. To honour UOW researchers who, with colleagues in Indonesia, discovered this one metre-tall archaic human, UOW is using the 10-year anniversary to announce the Michael J. Morwood Fellowship >Read More

 

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