Rappler's latest stories on Homo floresiensis
Until now, the earliest confirmed evidence of hominins – the scientific term used to group modern and early humans – in the Philippines came from a single, 67,000-year old foot bone unearthed in the Sierra Madre Mountains
Two studies fill a huge gap in our understanding of these diminutive people whose tortuous evolutionary saga hit a dead end some 50 000 years ago
A new study shows the pint sized creatures disappeared much earlier than previously thought
It s been 10 years since a new species of human – dubbed the Hobbit – was found in a cave in Flores in Eastern Indonesia
Was Homo floresiensis or the Man of Flores a separate species?