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Forensic technique reveals sex of prehistoric hand stencil artists

Prehistoric ancestors creating human hand Stencils in caves 40,000 years ago can now be identified as male or female with more than 90% accuracy. The ‘Cave’ in daylight. An artificial portable cave wall which allows students and researchers to produce rock art  without having to go underground [Credit: Jason Hall, University of Liverpool]Techniques used in modern forensics were applied to the stencils – found frequently alongside...

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