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Posts tagged human ancestors

October 6, 2017


Scientists are still learning more about humanity's ancestors.

Europe Or Africa

A recent study suggests the ancestors of humans may have come from Europe rather than Africa.

July 5, 2017


Saccorhytus coronarius lived on seabeds.

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


Australopithecus afarensis lived approximately three million years ago.

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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