Kennewick Man was definitely not a Native American, according to the most recent study of the prehistoric remains.
9,300-year-old skeleton actually has more in common with Polynesians,
according to Doug Owsley, an anthropologist with the Smithsonian
Institute who released an updated review of the bones Wednesday.
found that Kennewick man's skull has several similarities to the
ancient coastal people in Asia, meaning he likely shares a common
ancestor with modern day Polynesians.