'Hobbit' more likely had Down Syndrome than a new species

August 5, 2014 11:03 AM

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'Hobbit' more likely had Down Syndrome than a new species

52 minutes ago by Maciej Henneberg And Robert Eckhardt, The Conversation

Many people believe that what was found in Liang Bua Cave on the island of Flores in Indonesia in 2003-2004 was some variety of hobbit-like human or prehuman. Our research published today argues that it was more likely just one of the local island inhabitants suffering from a medical condition.

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