Sources: PloS One [abstract], The British Museum
quote: Maybe in the end these extremely (currently anyways) speculative ideas about human and archaic hominid breeding will be shown true -- but according to a very large amount of strong evidence, and that modern human genetic variation clearly comes from Africa, that currently doesn't seem likely.
quote: Trinity Saint David University in Lampeter, Wales, England
quote: In that light, the recent genetic research suggest modern man to be highly diverse, consisting of a mixture of DNA from different hominid species.
quote: However Homo Sapiens Sapiens is a species and Homo Sapiens Neandarthalus is a second species. Genetic traces indicate that H. S. Sapiens+H. S. Neandarthalus crosses produced fertile offspring that grew up and bred with their full blood neighbors.
quote: Good grief scientists are stupid.