70,000 Years Ago: Sudden Advances in Language Led Sapiens to Populate Continents

First published at 07:18 UTC on August 11th, 2019.

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"A genetic mutation that slowed down the development of the prefrontal cortex (PFC) in two or more children may have triggered a cascade of events leading to acquisition of recursive language and modern imagination 70,000 years ago." The...

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