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Peking Man

Peking Man, or Homo erectus pekinensis, refers to a population of Homo erectus that settled in what is now China between 780,000 and 680,000 years ago. 79 kata lagi

Artwork

True or False?

Welcome to our daily true or false questions about varying archaeological topics. True or False:

Homo Ergaster lived in Europe.

Answer: False! Homo Ergaster lived in southern and Eastern Africa, while Homo Erectus migrated to zones of Asia and Europe.

Archaeology

True or False?

Welcome to our daily true or false questions about varying archaeological topics. True or False:

Homo Erectus migrated out of Africa, and into zones of Asia and Europe. 30 kata lagi

Archaeology

True or False?

Welcome to our daily true or false questions about varying archaeological topics. True or false:

Homo Erectus had short legs and elongated arms.

Answer: False! It was actually reverse,  with elongated legs and shorter arms.

Archaeology

The Ape That Cooks #poem #poetry #nature #evolution #human

We are the hunting ape,
But other apes do hunt.
We are the speaking ape,
But other apes do grunt.

What set us on the path… 336 kata lagi

Poetry

Footprints, Sculptures, & Hobbit Ancestors: A Paleoanthropology Best of Summer Roundup

Summer is coming to a close, giving us a great excuse to reflect on the incredible announcements that have been recently made in paleoanthropology. From footprints to new fossils, these discoveries have definitely altered the ways I think about many hominin species, so I’m counting down my favorites. 910 kata lagi

Fossils

Between existence and biology

by John Gabriel Pabico-Lalu  |  Editor-in-chief

AS OF NOW, IT APPEARS that we human beings are the only species able to record events of the past.  1.418 kata lagi

Opinion