The older wave had integrated with the Neanderthals and had interbred more readily with them: it is probably not going too far in saying that they were of a more peaceful nature. The newer wave engulfed the survivors and absorbed them. In Africa the new wave out had left some skulls and skeletons which were called "Australoid", the resemblance to Australian Aboriginals being a matter of some curiousity. At the time in Africa there were several strains of people of unusually large size. The ancestors of the Bushmen included men of large stature, including with enormous skulls. The large "Australoids" Out Of Africa absorbed the Skhul crossbreeds and pushed on.
|Cross sections for the deformed skulls of Australia|