Scientist think they have found the missing link in human evolution. The fossil is thought to be 47 million year old. Given the age, my admittedly baseless thought is that it may be 'a link' but not 'the link'. It seems there may be a few more fossils of creatures that need finding.
More at http://news.sky.com/skynews/Home/World-News/Missing-Link-Scientists-In-New-York-Unveil-Fossil-Of-Lemur-Monkey-Hailed-As-Mans-Earliest-Ancestor/Article/200905315284582?lpos=World_News_Carousel_Region_0&lid=ARTICLE_15284582_Missing_Link%3A_Scientists_In_New_York_Unveil_Fossil_Of_Lemur_Monkey_Hailed_As_Mans_Earliest_Ancestor.