Tag: Homo

‘Homo’ only primate whose tooth size decreases as its brain size...

Andalusian researchers, led by the University of Granada, have discovered a curious characteristic of the members of the human lineage, classed as the genus...

Study suggests that Neandertals shared speech and language with modern humans

Fast-accumulating data seem to indicate that our close cousins, the Neandertals, were much more similar to us than imagined even a decade ago.But did...

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...

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