Did Cooking and Eating Meat Make Us Who We Are Today?

Did Homo erectus’ habit of increased meat eating lead to our body structure, and mental capacities that we have and know of today? A new paper claims perhaps this idea is not as correct as we thought…

The Story of Us Ep #28 Homo naledi and the discovery of Leti with Dr. Juliet Brophy!

Out of the Darkness of Rising Star….comes #Leti, the naledi child!

Join us as we discuss this stunning find with the lead author of one of the two papers about this discovery, Dr. Juliet Brophy!

WOPA Neanderthal Symposium 2022 – World of Paleoanthropology

Join us for the first ever WOPA Symposium focused on Neanderthals! Don’t miss out and come check this out! — Read on worldofpaleoanthropology.org/2022/01/15/wopa-neanderthal-symposium-2022/ You won’t want to miss this! The first ever WOPA Symposium!Featuring some of the leading experts in the field on the topic, get your Neanderthal ?s answered! Like, share, and subscribe!

Top Anthropology Lectures on Youtube in Early 2022 you should watch!

Top Lectures on Youtube Early 2022 Hello everybody!  I hope we are all off to a good start for the new year, can you believe its 2022 already? Amazing how time flies isn’t it? Anyway, to kick off the new year we did something really special, and that of course, if you have not heard,Continue reading “Top Anthropology Lectures on Youtube in Early 2022 you should watch!”

The Oldest Modern Humans are now 36k years older than originally thought!

The oldest known AMH fossils are now even older! Meet Omo 1, our oldest H. sapiens ancestor!

In Memorandum: Richard Leakey 12/19/44-1/3/22

Richard Erskine Frere Leakey, born to the famous paleoanthropologists Mary and Louis Leakey, passed away shortly after the start of the new year on January 2nd, in Kenya. Per the family’s wishes, we send our thoughts and well wishes to the Leakey family, and respect their request for distance, and time for mourning. We sendContinue reading “In Memorandum: Richard Leakey 12/19/44-1/3/22”