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Pimp My Skeleton - No Surgery Required

The results are in: bones are pretty cool.

And for that reason, the skeleton gets the spotlight this entry with a special focus on functional adaptation. 894 more words

Human Evolution

History of the World According to the Movies: Part 1- Introduction and Prehistory

Movies are great teaching tools when it comes to history but sometimes they teach us the wrong lessons and give us an erroneous perception about the past. 2,130 more words

Humor

What about insects in hominin diets?

For those fans of human evolutionary research news, you will be well aware of the lack of research into the role insects played in the diet of hominins over the past 6 or so million years. 239 more words

Archaeology