Tags Human existence

Tag: human existence

Human Settlements in Amazonia Much Older Than Previously Thought

Humans settled in southwestern Amazonia and even experimented with agriculture much earlier than previously thought, according to an international team of researchers. Jose Capriles, assistant...

Human Ancestors Not to Blame for Ancient Mammal Extinctions in Africa

New research disputes a long-held view that our earliest tool-bearing ancestors contributed to the demise of large mammals in Africa over the last several...

Study Reveals Not Enough Fruits, Vegetables Grown to Feed the Planet

If everyone on the planet wanted to eat a healthy diet, there wouldn’t be enough fruit and vegetables to go around, according to a...

Find Shows Early Humans Were in the Philippines 700,000 Years Ago

New archaeological evidence shows that humans were living in the Philippines by 709,000 years ago — hundreds of thousands of years earlier than previously...

We Think We’re the First Advanced Earthlings, But How Do We Really Know?

Imagine if, many millions of years ago, dinosaurs drove cars through cities of mile-high buildings. A preposterous idea, right? Over the course of tens...

Most Read