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Hobbit skull in tug of war


Posted on Saturday, 27 November, 2004 | Comment icon 3 comments


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"A diplomatic stoush between Indonesian and Australian scientists over access to the Hobbit-human's skull could be resolved by the end of the year."

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Comment icon #1 Posted by Great Big Sea on 27 November, 2004, 19:20
Interesting so that means that thousands of years ago there were Hobbits. I like the word that they use hobbit funny.
Comment icon #2 Posted by AztecInca on 28 November, 2004, 3:42
And once again politics and egos will get in the way of true scientific progress and discovery!
Comment icon #3 Posted by 2PAC4LIFE on 28 November, 2004, 7:48
And once again politics and egos will get in the way of true scientific progress and discovery! 375275[/snapback] I got to agree with you on that.


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