On the next episode of #TheStoryofUs show, we will be doing our second #morphology #video! This time featuring KNM-ER 1813, a #Homo #habilis #fossil, one of the most complete craniums of the species yet found!
Come join us, and get a nice, albeit brief introduction to this species, the first of the Homo lineage!
***Update: Apparently some of my Lord of the Rings books got in XD. TOLKIEN FTW!!!*** Just thought I would share a quick view of what is currently in my library! I will admit, I have not read them all yet, but I will get through them! For Black Friday, my local used book store isContinue reading “My Anthropology Library!”
What is Paleoanthropology? Introduction: The world as we know it, and especially how we do not know it, is an amazing thing. We discover new things each and every day. About our present world, the future of that world, and it’s past. The more we learn, the more questions we find need answering. From theContinue reading “What is Paleoanthropology? (RePublish!!!)”
One of the first blog posts I made! Check it out! The year was 1974, and a young man named Don Johanson was surveying land in Hadar, in the Afar region of Ethiopia, Africa. The day was November 24th and the scientific community would never be the same. “They had taken a Land Rover outContinue reading “The Importance of Lucy (Revisited)!!!”
Human Burial and religion is a key component to our culture, and societies today, but when did it first start? We can imagine we have been doing it, well since we have been here, but what evidence do we have?