456 // MSN1 / Richard Wilkinson
A fascinating illustration by Richard Wilkinson.
Don’t forget to have a look at his website! There are loads of great illustrations…
“An illustration for an article in New Scientist about how new theories suggest early hominin groups interbred and that the modern human may be a genetic patchwork of many ancestral species including Neanderthals and Denisovans.”
Art Direction by Craig Mackie and Ryan Wills.