Did Neanderthal military superiority delay our migration out of Africa?
Nov. 2, 2020 • ~9 min
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A new environmental record for a prehistoric site in Kenya helped researchers figure out how external conditions influenced which of our ancient ancestors lived there, with what way of life.
Oct. 21, 2020 • ~11 min
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These findings represent the earliest evidence for Homo sapiens on the Arabian Peninsula, and demonstrates the importance of Arabia for understanding human prehistory.
Sept. 18, 2020 • ~8 min
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Research shows smartphone use disrupts an essential facet of human connection – eye contact.
April 15, 2020 • ~6 min
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