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The fossilized print, found in Gibraltar, is said to date to 28,000 years ago, which might mean it belonged to a Neandertal. But not everyone agrees with that interpretation.
The jaw fragment suggests our species began traveling abroad 50,000 years earlier than previously thought.
The findings may push back the origin of our species by more than 100,000 years and challenge leading ideas about where and how our lineage evolved.
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