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Top 100 most-discussed journal articles of 2016

Allen Nutman – ARTICLE #40 OF 100
Rapid emergence of life shown by discovery of 3,700-million-year-old microbial structures
Letter in Nature
Fossils discovered by Australian researchers in a remote area of Greenland provide evidence to support a theory of rapid development of early-stage life on Earth.

Gerrit Van Den Bergh – ARTICLE #60 OF 100
Homo floresiensis-like fossils from the early Middle Pleistocene of Flores
Letter in Nature
This paper was one of two studies published in Nature that dramatically increase our understanding of early humans and their 'hobbit' ancestors

Last reviewed: 20 September, 2017