The Paracas skulls: aliens, an unknown hominid species or cranial deformation?

The Paracas skulls: aliens, an unknown hominid species or cranial ...

The Paracas skulls: aliens, an unknown hominid species or cranial deformation?

From left to right: Homo habilis, Homo Sapiens, Homo floresiensis, Homo Erectus, Paranthropus boisei, Homo heidelbergensis and Homo neanderthalensis

From left to right: Homo habilis, Homo Sapiens, Homo floresiensis, Homo Erectus, Paranthropus boisei, Homo heidelbergensis and Homo neanderthalensis

Evolution Tree of Hominids and Homo Sapiens. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Evolution Tree of Hominids and Homo Sapiens. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Humans are just the latest in a long line of hominid species that have emerged in the past six million years.

Human Origins: How Hominids Evolved (Infographic)

Peruvian Rainforest - Home to thousands of different animal species, including the world's smallest primate!

Peruvian Rainforest - Home to thousands of different animal species, including the world's smallest primate!

Dinaledi Chamber DEEP EVOLUTION  Homo naledi fossils were found in South Africa’s Dinaledi Chamber, outlined here. Researchers debate whether this species dropped its dead through a shaft into the underground space, creating the array of bones shown on the chamber floor.

Pieces of Homo naledi story continue to puzzle

Dinaledi Chamber DEEP EVOLUTION Homo naledi fossils were found in South Africa’s Dinaledi Chamber, outlined here. Researchers debate whether this species dropped its dead through a shaft into the underground space, creating the array of bones shown on the chamber floor.

The engraving that shows the foetal mummy (curiously found in the English translation but not in the Spanish original) does not depict the extreme of cranial deformation that Childress claims is genetic in origin: while the skull appears dolichocephalic, it appears to be entirely in the range of normal human foetuses. the engraving does not show a foetus in a natural position, but in the position of a typical Andean mummy. It also appears to be wearing a kilt.

The Paracas skulls: aliens, an unknown hominid species or cranial deformation?

The engraving that shows the foetal mummy (curiously found in the English translation but not in the Spanish original) does not depict the extreme of cranial deformation that Childress claims is genetic in origin: while the skull appears dolichocephalic, it appears to be entirely in the range of normal human foetuses. the engraving does not show a foetus in a natural position, but in the position of a typical Andean mummy. It also appears to be wearing a kilt.

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