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July 5, 2017

 

A seabed.

Our Earliest Ancestor

Saccorhytus coronarius was an ellipsoid shaped bag, with a big mouth, and was only about a millimeter long. It was also humans' earliest ancestor.

June 13, 2017

 

On the left is a white placard with a black border that reads: Australopithecus Afarensis 3.8-2.9 mya/millions d' annees Next to that is a skull of an Australopithecus Afarensis. It's dark brown and the teeth are yellow.

Lucy In The Trees

Did Australopithecus afarensis walk like humans or chimpanzees?

February 17, 2005

 

Small People

Standing no more than three and a half feet tall, these human ancestors hunted giant rats, lumbering lizards, and miniature elephants.

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