All Items Tagged

“Early Humans”

Sep 18, 2014 11:52 AM ET // AFP
Mainstream theory was that Europeans descended from two groups: early farmers who moved into Europe and local hunter-gatherers they interbred with.
Aug 20, 2014 05:05 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Ancient Paleolithic people in Spain ate snails as part of their regular diet, new research suggests.
Jul 24, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The child was able to survive head trauma for several years, but suffered from permanent brain damage as a result.
Jul 18, 2014 11:40 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Women and dogs were so close 8,000 years ago that they ate the same foods, suffered from the same illness and were buried in the same cemetery.
May 28, 2014 01:45 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Iron pin may have held in place a wood or bone prosthesis.
Jan 28, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
A newly discovered fire pit full of ash and charred bone in a cave in modern-day Israel hints that early humans sat around fires as early as 300,000 years ago — before Homo sapiens arose in Africa.
Oct 28, 2013 12:10 PM ET
Follow in herpes' path, and you'll be walking on the the very route early humans took as they made their way around the globe. Trace shows us how this much-hated virus can reveal so much about our past.
Jun 23, 2010 09:32 PM ET // Zahra Hirji
A clue to how the diminutive humanoid Homo floresiensis evolved can be found in its unique surroundings -- the fossils of Flores, and the island itself.