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'Nude' fossil sea creature could reveal secrets to evolution of life - iNews


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Scientists have unearthed a strange 'nude' fossil sea creature which could reveal new secrets about the evolution of life on Earth. The sponge-like fossil, part of a group called chancelloriid from the Cambrian period half a billion years ago, was ...

Looking Back on Nearly 50 Years of Human Ecology - College of the Atlantic


College of the Atlantic
His opening question was what work of literature would I use to teach human ecology. I had no clue what human ecology was, but Ed was such an instant father-figure I blurted out Oedipus Rex, which must have been the answer cause I got the job. He was ...

Two Human Toes Were Stolen From an Anatomy Exhibit - Mental Floss


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A 28-year-old New Zealand man walked into an anatomy exhibition with 10 toes and walked out with 12. We don't know why or how he did it, but the man stole two human toes from a Body Worlds display in Auckland last month, The New Zealand Herald ...

Fossil Evidence for Human Evolution in China

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Includes a catalog of Chinese human fossil remains consisting of: a picture gallery of important fossil specimens, maps detailing the distribution of human fossils, and a time line.

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UCSB 3D gallery of modern primate relatives and fossil ancestors of humans. Skulls can be rotated 360 degrees, and are accompanied by descriptions.

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3D gallery of the skulls of five modern primate relatives and five fossil ancestors of humans contains, each of which may be rotated through 360 degrees. With accompanying descriptions.

Fossil Hominids: The Evidence for Human Evolution
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An overview of human evolution, summarizing current thinking and describing the fossil evidence for Australopithecus and Homo.

Fossil Hominids: The Evidence for Human Evolution
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Offers an overview of the evidence for human evolution, and a rebuttal of creationist claims.

Human Evolution: Interpreting Evidence
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See how three leading paleoanthropologists: Meave Leakey, Ian Tattersall, and Tim White compare the fossil record. The Museum of Science feature also provides a searchable database of human ancestor fossils and a copy of the paper, Interpreting Evidence: An Approach to Teaching Human Evolution in the Classroom.

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Basic outline of the evidence for evolution, with further pages that go into more depth.

The Evolution Evidence Page
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A collection of articles about evolution, most of which deal primarily with human evolution, from a variety of sources. They include discussion of the anatomical, fossil and genetic evidence.

Human Evolution: Evolution and the Structure of Health and Disease
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Unifying theory of biological and cultural evolution explaining the origin of neurological disease in humans.

Early Human Evolution: A Survey of the Biological and Cultural Evolution of Homo habilis and Homo erectus
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Tutorials focused on early transitional humans, Homo erectus, and early human culture.

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