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Gaps in the fossil record have limited our understanding of how Homo sapiens evolved. The discovery in Morocco of the earliest known H. sapiens fossils might revise our ideas about human evolution in Africa.
A ~180,000-year-old fossil from Israel provides evidence for early forays of Homo sapiens into western Asia.