homo sapiens


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Homo sapiens, the species we belong to, evolved 200,000 years ago.
It was noticed that, while the chimpanzees, early homo sapiens, Neandertals and Australopithecus had bones with a high density of spongy bones; modern humans in comparison, have a lower bone density.
He clearly got around, and many think this species was the direct ancestor of Homo sapiens in Africa and Neanderthals in Europe and Asia.
Its book, "The Age of Homo Sapiens Sapiens: Heaven or Hell," covers it all--drugs, romance, sex, violence, guns, bombs, murder, crime, religion, personal finance, government politics, business economics, history, geography, science, philosophy, gender relations, race relations, international relations, love, hate, war, peace, space colonization, futurism, music, poetry, and so on.
Tattersal, longtime curator of anthropology at the American Museum of Natural History in New York, uses his formidable knowledge of paleoanthropology to explain why our species, Homo sapiens, has come to dominate the planet in the brief time of 50,000 years or so.
Man alive: Homo erectus were bigger and more evolved than homo sapiens.
We modern humans have the same size heels as those early Homo sapiens, so next time you run a marathon, thank your heels.
Accepted scientific theory is that Homo sapiens originated in Africa and migrated out.
20 /PRNewswire/ -- Visconti Pens of Florence, Italy will introduce on the opening day of the Philadelphia Pen Show, its new fountain pen known as the Homo Sapiens, made of 50 percent lava with a 23 karat palladium nib.
DNA evidence suggests Neanderthals were a separate type of human distinct from Homo sapiens.
The article presents evidence for the extinction of Homo sapiens during and following the Last Ice Age; and for the repopulation of the earth since 10,000 BC by the descendants of God's created, biblical Adam and Eve.
Homo sapiens, the species to which every human on Earth today belongs, is assumed to have arisen from Homo erectus in eastern Africa more than a million years ago.