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Human Malaria Parasite's Evolution Refined by Genomes of Great Ape Pathogens - GenomeWeb


GenomeWeb
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – By sequencing a family of malaria parasites that infect gorillas and chimpanzees, a team from the UK, France, Kenya, and Gabon got a glimpse at the evolutionary history and virulence-related adaptations of the human malaria ...

Deadly malaria's evolution revealed - Science Daily


Science Daily
The evolutionary path of the deadliest human malaria parasite, Plasmodium falciparum, has been revealed for the first time. This parasite is a member of a parasite family called the Laverania that only infect the great apes including humans ...

Neanderthal 'mini brains' created from ancient DNA could illuminate human brain biology - Genetic Literacy Project


Genetic Literacy Project
They could demonstrate for the first time if there were meaningful differences between human and Neanderthal brain biology. “Neanderthals are the closest relatives to everyday humans, so if we should define ourselves as a group or a species it is ...

Human Evolution

Scottsdale - United States

A study of the evolution of hominids.

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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.

Human Evolution
United Kingdom

Notes from a lecture by DSG Pollock on early hominids. Includes references.

Human Evolution
United States

Similarities found among early myths suggest that our cultural origins began in female centered tribes which slowly evolved toward patrifocal social structures 40,000 to 100,000 years ago.

Human Evolution
Norway

Exhibit of Homo erectus fossils at the Paleontological Museum, University of Oslo.

Human Evolution
United States

Comprehensive information from Wikipedia on the emergence of Homo sapiens as a distinct species from other hominans, great apes and placental mammals.

Human Evolution
United States

Human Evolution A Description of Fossil and Their Origins. Learn details information from the web site.

Water and Human Evolution
Belgium

Papers from a symposium at University Gent, Flanders, Belgium.

An Essay on Human Evolution
United States

A speculative essay on primate evolution in East Africa in the period between approximately five million years BCE and two and one-half million years BCE, during which significant pre-human evolution took place and ending when recognizably-human, tool-using creatures first emerged.

United States

The Emuseum's general overview of human evolution summarizing people in the study of human evolution, terms, hominid fossil images and links.