Browsing the "Hominids" Tag

“Nutcracker Man” lived on tiger nuts

January 20th, 2014 | by Admin

New research has revealed that “Nutcracker Man”, a hominid that lived in East Africa between 2.4-1.4 million years ago, survived [&hellip

The most complete hominid skull yet found

November 2nd, 2013 | by Admin

Archaeologists working in Dmanisi, Georgia, have unearthed five 1.8-million-year-old skulls, including one of the most complete hominid skulls ever found. [&hellip

Early hominids recycled

October 25th, 2013 | by Admin

Israeli scientists have found that early hominids recycled old stone tools and bone objects. If you thought recycling was just [&hellip

Ancient hominids could climb trees

November 1st, 2012 | by Admin

The discovery of a 3.3-million-year-old shoulder blade belonging to a Australopithecus afarensis suggests that the early hominids could climb trees. [&hellip

“Nutcracker Man” ate grass

May 3rd, 2011 | by Admin

New studies have shown that the ancient hominid Paranthropus boisei, better known as Nutcracker Man, preferred to eat grass. Professor [&hellip

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