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The age of Homo naledi and associated sediments in the Rising Star Cave, South Africa - 

New fossil remains of Homo naledi from the Lesedi Chamber, South Africa -

Homo naledi and Pleistocene hominin evolution in subequatorial Africa

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New Opportunities Rising -

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