Latest Evolutionary anthropology Stories
Researchers have decoded the entire genome of a fossil from an extinct species of human related to Neanderthals.
Human children are more likely than chimpanzees to collaborate when solving problems, according to a new European study which compared the responses of 3-year-old children to semi-free-ranging chimpanzees.
Genetic testing on a humanoid pinky finger bone discovered in a Siberian cave in 2008 has revealed the possible existence of a new, previously undiscovered pre-human life form.
DNA that is left in the remains of long-dead plants, animals, or humans allows a direct look into the history of evolution.
Scientists said Thursday that they have mapped a first draft of the Neanderthal genome, which might reveal the links between modern humans and their prehistoric cousins.
- An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
- A timorous, cowardly fellow.