Tag: homo erectus

What Is the Fastest Articulated Motion a Human Can Execute?

Humans are amazing throwers. We are unique among all animals, including our closest living relative, the chimpanzee, in our ability to throw projectiles at...

The Disappearance of the Elephant Caused the Rise of Modern Man

Elephants have long been known to be part of the Homo erectus diet. But the significance of this specific food source, in relation to...

Neanderthals had feelings too, say University of York researchers

Pioneering new research by archaeologists at the University of York suggests that Neanderthals belied their primitive reputation and had a deep seated sense of compassion. A team from the University's Department of Archaeology took on the 'unique ...

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