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National Geographic: Documentary Redraws Humans' Family Tree

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Geneticist Spencer Wells claims that all humans alive today are descended from a single man who lived in Africa around 60,000 years ago, in the Journey of Man documentary.

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    Documentary Redraws Humans' Family Tree
    Adding fuel to the fiery debate about human origins, geneticist Spencer Wells says all humans alive today are descended from a single man who lived in Africa around 60,000 years ago. His view is based on evidence from DNA samples he collected around the world. A National Geographic documentary follows that journey. Full story and photo gallery:

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