Home Tags Human Ancestor

Tag: Human Ancestor

A handful of recent discoveries has transformed our entire understanding of human history

Our understanding of human history has been thoroughly upended by a number of discoveries over the past few years. There's less certainty now about how long ago we evolved, when humans spread around the world, and how we co-existed with other hominid species.

300,000-year-old skulls that look shockingly like ours could rewrite the human origin story

The origins of Homo sapiens have remained a mystery, but a new discovery of 300,000-year-old bones may help solve the puzzle.

Google’s doodle is dedicated to one of anthropology’s greatest discoveries

Google celebrates 'Lucy,' our most famous early human species.