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Ron Paul: I don't accept the theory of evolution - CBS News

Ron Paul: I don't accept the theory of evolution - CBS News | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
Campaigning for GOP Presidential nomination, Paul calls evolution "a theory" in `07 video...
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Ancient skulls reveal "mixed" Neanderthal-like lineage

Ancient skulls reveal "mixed" Neanderthal-like lineage | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
A key first step in Neanderthal evolution may have been the development of front teeth that could act like a "third hand"
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Ancient Hominid Fossil Dated to 3 Million Years

Ancient Hominid Fossil Dated to 3 Million Years | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
After more than a decade of excavation work, the nearly complete skeleton of the Australopithecus fossil called Little Foot, so named for the diminutive size of the bones, has been convincingly dated
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Public’s Views on Human Evolution

Public’s Views on Human Evolution | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
Six-in-ten Americans say that “humans and other living things have evolved over time,” while a third reject the idea of evolution, saying that “humans and other living things have existed in their present form since the beginning of time.”...
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Neanderthals made leather-working tools like those in use today

Neanderthals made leather-working tools like those in use today | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
Archaic humans may have invented bone implements still used to make expensive handbags.
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The Surprising Ways Humans Continue to Evolve | Wired Science | Wired.com

The Surprising Ways Humans Continue to Evolve | Wired Science | Wired.com | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
It's easy to think humans have stopped evolving, but nothing could be farther from the truth. In the last few thousand years, in fact, a time when human evolution was once thought to have slowed, it may actually have sped up.
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Richard Dawkins: The Greatest Show on Earth

Richard Dawkins' The God Delusion created a storm of controversy over the question of God's existence.
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5 Ridiculous Ancient Beliefs That Turned Out to Be True

5 Ridiculous Ancient Beliefs That Turned Out to Be True | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
Once again, the nutbags that are our ancestors beat us to the punch.
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What Happened to the Neanderthals? - AllThingsHuman.net

What Happened to the Neanderthals? - AllThingsHuman.net | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
Our close evolutionary relatives-- the neanderthals -- seemed to disappear from existence rather quickly. What happened to them?
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Rock containing 'most complete early human skull ever' discovered ... after it lay on the shelf of a laboratory for three years

Rock containing 'most complete early human skull ever' discovered ... after it lay on the shelf of a laboratory for three years | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
Opening it up, the South African scientists discovered what they call the most complete skeleton yet of an ancient relative of man, hidden in the rock which was first excavated three years ago.
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Genome Research Points to Adaptation Among Early African-Americans

Genome Research Points to Adaptation Among Early African-Americans | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
Certain disease-causing variant genes became more common in African-Americans after their ancestors reached American shores, scientists report.
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EARTH Magazine: Third hominin coexisted with modern humans and Neanderthals

EARTH Magazine: Third hominin coexisted with modern humans and Neanderthals | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
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» Cave Paintings Showed True Colors of Stone Age Horses

» Cave Paintings Showed True Colors of Stone Age Horses | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
A new study of prehistoric horse DNA suggests that spotted horses roamed ancient Europe, and that early artists may have been reproducing what they saw rather than creating imaginary creatures.
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Which Genes Did We Get From Neandertals?

Which Genes Did We Get From Neandertals? | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
Ancient mixed couples gave us key genes but were partially genetically incompatible, two new studies suggest
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Oldest Human DNA Reveals Mysterious Branch of Humanity

Oldest Human DNA Reveals Mysterious Branch of Humanity | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
The oldest known human DNA found yet reveals human evolution was even more confusing than thought, researchers say.
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Oldest Rock Art in North America Revealed

Oldest Rock Art in North America Revealed | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
The ancient carvings on boulders at Nevada's dried up Winnemucca Lake may be the oldest surviving petroglyphs in North America. A new analysis puts the rock art between 10,500 and 14,800 years old.
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Early Human Ancestor Surprisingly Smart

Early Human Ancestor Surprisingly Smart | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
Keeping a fire going during a rainstorm and keeping rivals from stealing cooked food or fire required high levels of cognition.
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Kenyan Fossils Rekindle Debate over Early Human Diversity | Observations, Scientific American Blog Network

Kenyan Fossils Rekindle Debate over Early Human Diversity | Observations, Scientific American Blog Network | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
If I had to pick the hottest topic in paleoanthropology right now, I’d say it’s the origin and early evolution of our genus, Homo. Researchers know ...
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Cousins of Neanderthals Left DNA in Africa, Scientists Report

Cousins of Neanderthals Left DNA in Africa, Scientists Report | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
Geneticists’ new finding that a previously unknown archaic species of human mingled with early modern humans in Africa has been met with skepticism because no fossil evidence exists.
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Surprise Human-Ancestor Find—Key Fossils Hidden in Lab Rock

Surprise Human-Ancestor Find—Key Fossils Hidden in Lab Rock | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
A tooth in a rock revealed hidden treasure under researchers' noses—and could lead to the most complete early human ancestor skeleton yet.
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Americans' Creationist Views on Human Origins (Infographic)

Americans' Creationist Views on Human Origins (Infographic) | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
About a third of Americans believe that humans evolved, but under God's guidance.
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Great apes make sophisticated decisions

Great apes make sophisticated decisions | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
Chimpanzees, orangutans, gorillas and bonobos make more sophisticated decisions than was previously thought.
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Another humanoid species co-existed with early humans and Neanderthals

Another humanoid species co-existed with early humans and Neanderthals | Human Evolution | Scoop.it
A single finger bone found in this Siberian cave led to an amazing discovery. Early humans and Neanderthals co-existed with another humanoid species called Denisovans.
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