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Leakey

     
Leakey
a family of British scientists working in the area of paleontology (=the study of ancient animals and plants that have been preserved in rock). The family includes Mary Leakey (1913-96 ), her husband Louis Leakey (1903-72), and their son Richard Leakey (1944- ), all of whom discovered many fossils and human bones in Tanzania, which have provided important information about how humans first developed

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