You are here
What's Hot in Human Origins?
Check out the latest human origins discoveries and research findings! This is where we post hot-off-the-presses news in human origins. We read the original articles and summarize them in a clear, understandable way so you can keep up to date on all findings in this vibrant field of science.
A 176,000 year old Neanderthal construction site
New date for our cousin from the island of Flores
The genome of 430,000-year-old fossils
Homo naledi discovered in an African cave
And a new look at Homo habilis
A new comparison with Homo sapiens
Only one lineage of early Homo?
A different way of walking upright
Denisovan DNA sheds light on human uniqueness
South African species ate bark, forest fruit, and woodland plants