Oldest genome from Wallacea shows previously unknown ancient human relations:

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Thanks for the interesting link, Patrick! This hints at the idea that widespread migrations and inter-mingling between human societies in prehistoric times could yield a human MRCA (most recent common ancestor) dating back to maybe 10-12kya. Which is one of the key points of @swamidass GAE book.

Of course, this data would not argue for a single ancestor rather than a large ancestral population, an issue which is settled by other kinds of data.

Best,
Chris

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