More on “Flores Man”

Nature has now set up a special section on the Flores hominid discovery (or Homo floresiensis — impress your friends!) that Mark UNLEASHED on Proven By Science a few days ago. You know it’s a big discovery when Nature is providing so much FREE content about it.

While you’re there, perhaps take a look at this story about an extremely dicey-looking study into the number of civilians killed during the Iraq war. It’s dicey, first and foremost, because all their data was based on eyewitness perceptions and accounts. And secondly, they compiled much of their data in a small portion of the country (mainly the ultra-violent Fallujah area), only to exclude most of it in the end.