There's a new ancient rock star on the scene and its name is Homo naledi, a 3-million-year-old set of bones found in a cave in South Africa that's being touted as a new human species. How did scientists determine that it belonged in the genus Homo?
A deep chamber within a South African cave has just yielded a new member of early human lineage – and the species seem to have buried their dead.
The early human species lived in Ethiopia 3.3 to 3.5 million years ago.
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The findings focus on a skeleton which represents a species in the same group as Lucy, known as Australopithecus.
The human history plot thickens with the discovery of a new archaic human from Taiwan that might have coexisted and interbred with our species.
Flatulence, diarrhea, rashes and other health issues have been with some humans and their ancestors for up to a million or more years.
Roughly 9,000 years ago, humans had mastered farming to the point where food was plentiful. Then, abruptly, these proto-cities were abandoned for millennia.
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