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Sorry, Columbus, we were there first

Sorry, Columbus, we were there first – National – www.smh.com.au
Australians may worry about being swamped by American culture, but researchers claim Australians were the first to claim the United States.

A team of British scientists claims that long, narrow skulls unearthed in Mexico and California belonged to migrants from Australia and were several thousand years older than the earliest dated remains of native Americans.

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