Asian Ancestors Had Sex with Mysterious Human Cousins

Early humans mated with Siberian human relatives called Denisovans much more than expected, with Denisovan genes found in modern Asian populations.

Senh: So we've mated with Neanderthals. Now, it's another human species called the Denisovans. This is beginning to sound like the Tiger Woods sex scandal, with more species popping up as time goes on.

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