Neanderthals built some of the world's earliest constructions, which were just found deep in a French cave.
When some lineages experienced the cold weather of Asia and Europe, they headed back to warmer Africa.
Newly found primates help to tell the story of primate evolution, shedding light on why our earliest ancestors migrated from Asia to Africa.
Humans were both hunters and the hunted 500,000 years ago, suggests the gory remains of one unfortunate individual. Continue reading →
Havoc caused by sexually transmitted diseases convinced our ancestors it would be better to mate for life. Continue reading →
Have you ever tried to outrun a cheetah? It's a safe bet you lost, right? You could out-endure a cheetah, though, so take heart! Here's why humans traded speed and strength for endurance.
New excavations at an Indonesian cave introduce more mystery into the demise of Hobbit humans.
What led to the demise of Hobbit humans? Our own species is among the suspects.
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