This just goes to show how complex our evolutionary history really is.
This would make the 5th lineage that lived alongside modern humans.
Walk like an Egyptian?
No time like mealtime.
Only 23% of the world can now be considered wilderness.
Definitely an unexpected finding.
A genetic fluke two to three million years ago turned humans into the best endurance runners around.
Good news from the UK!
Enjoy the world in HD.
The WHO has previously placed this virus on its watchlist of pathogens with high “epidemic potential” and no known treatment.
Well if it sounds like a human and walks like a human…
Neurogenesis fully stops after the age of thirteen, researchers suggest.
Does this make us pets?
The brain changes and the skull follows.
A 200,000-year-old human jawbone found in a cave in Israel is rewriting history.
The shots were 97% effective but were not very pleasant to handle.
It’s very creepy, but might be a game changer in science.
If you want to escape civilisation and head into the unaltered wilderness you may be in for a shock: it doesn’t exist.
Though humans might not be as fierce as a lion or white shark, we’re definitely the greatest predatory species in the world, ever. The extent of humanity’s super-predation was assessed by a team at University of Victoria in British Columbia which compared our hunting abilities to those of both land and marine predators in all the oceans and continents, besides Antarctica. The findings reveal humans lack any real competition preying on adults of other species at rates up to 14 times higher than other predators, especially marine ones.