Eran Elhaik

Adam Lived Around 209,000 Years Ago: Study

AdamA research by the University of Sheffield, UK, has concluded in its finding that Adam, the first common male ancestor to human beings, existed around 209,000 years ago.

The new finding makes Adam exist around 9,000 years earlier than previously reported. Researcher Dr. Eran Elhaik with his team has taken the help of existing genetic data and a formula to reach at the above given finding.