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News Link • Anthropology

Humans Got Lice When We Clothed Our Naked, Hairless Bodies

• LiveScience

Our ancestors started wearing clothing about 170,000 years ago, a date pinpointed with the aid of another creature that lives with clothes — skin-crawling body lice.

This advance helped our species migrate out of Africa to spread across the world.


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