Wednesday, December 07, 2005

Hobbits Down Under   posted by Jason Malloy @ 12/07/2005 10:42:00 AM

According to the Australian, Mike Morwood, leader of the Homo floresiensis discovery team, has now raised the idea that they originally lived in Australia and were pushed out by the colonizing human aborigines.

The article doesn't go into the details of Morwood's hunch, but we'll see if it goes further than the Hobbit-as-Monkey theory.