Hung Like a Hobbit?

Above is an image of an Indonesian hobbit’s skeletal foot and tibia. Your tibia is your long shinbone just below your knee. According to a new paper in Nature, and reported on by the New York Times today, Indonesian hobbits had huge feet—nearly as long as their tibias. And you know what they say.

About Santi Tafarella

I teach writing and literature at Antelope Valley College in California.
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