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NOVA scienceNOW: Little People of Flores

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The following resources from the companion Web site accompany this NOVA scienceNOW segment:

Compare the Brains
Contrast the shape and size of a Homo floresiensis brain with a chimp's and a modern human's. (QuickTime plug-in required.) (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

Jared Diamond Interview
Read what evolutionary biologist Jared Diamond believes about Homo floresiensis and how the micropygmies may have come to exist on the island of Flores. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

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NOVA scienceNOW: Little People of Flores
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