Quantcast

Latest Hominina Stories

Extinct Hobbit Resembled Humans Not Apes
2013-07-24 10:37:41

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a new report in the Journal of Archaeological Science, an ancient humanoid species referred to as the "hobbit" closely resembled humans and not apes as some experts previously thought. Archeologists first excavated remains of this three-foot-tall human-like primate from an Indonesian cave in 2003. Known to researchers by its scientific name Homo floresiensis, the species is believed to have been a contemporary of...

2013-07-12 23:24:14

ACAP & HLI Announce New Preferred Vendor Relationship Betheda, Maryland (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 Health Literacy Innovations (HLI), http://www.HealthLiteracyInnovations.com, a company that creates tools to eliminate confusion from low health literacy and the Association for Community Affiliated Plans (ACAP), a national trade association , representing 58 nonprofit safety net health plans in 24 states, today announce a new preferred vendor relationship. As a preferred vendor, HLI,...

Modern Language May Have Roots In Ancient Neanderthals
2013-07-10 05:48:08

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online As more data accumulates, we are learning that the Neanderthals were much more similar to us than we ever imagined. Scientists are still questioning if they had speech and language, though, and what implications would be for understanding present-day linguistic diversity if they did. A new study from the Max Planck Institute of Psycholinguistics argues that modern language and speech can be traced back to the last common ancestor we...

2013-06-24 23:25:05

The best jogging strollers for those in the suburbs were recently chosen by JoggingStroller.com, the leading provider of jogging strollers for parents of all fitness levels recently announced. Troy, MI (PRWEB) June 23, 2013 The best jogging strollers for those in the suburbs were recently chosen by JoggingStroller.com, the leading provider of jogging strollers for parents of all fitness levels recently announced. The new collection of the best jogging strollers for the suburbs includes...

2013-06-21 23:03:19

When millions of Americans go to purchase health insurance from the new state exchanges in the next few months, they will not only find many options - from seasoned health insurers to new start-ups - but information from and about these new health exchanges written at varying levels of clarity. Bethesda, Maryland (PRWEB) June 21, 2013 With no federal mandate for a specific reading level for consumer health information, health exchanges and contracting providers will be able to market and...

2013-06-19 23:00:22

Announced today by http://www.GoClassy.com, Grand Lido Negril is back, so are the groups and the Nude Beach Area will remain. Groups are thrilled that Blue Diamond has put back all the extras that made this Clothing Optional Resort the Jewel of Negril, Jamaica. Palm Harbor, Florida (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 Go Classy Tours has the reputation for specializing in Nude and Clothing Optional Resorts for over 25 Years. These resorts, draw many clients from around the world who enjoy nude beaches,...

2013-06-17 23:18:02

Great tips about traveling with an infant together with vacation essentials have been published on Kids Activities Blog. Check out these tips from seasoned moms before heading out for summer vacation. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 Heading out with an infant this summer? Check out these great tips about traveling with an infant and vacation essentials published on Kids Activities Blog. Seasoned moms have opened up their suitcases to share packing secrets. Traveling with an infant can...

2013-06-11 23:18:34

Acclaimed Professors from Stanford, Princeton & Harvard Share Insights About How Evolution Affects Our Reasoning SAN FRANCISCO, CA (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 Three of the world´s preeminent neuroscientists will be featured in a thought-provoking program segment entitled “The Biology and Psychology of Ethical Behavior” at the Being Human 2013 event to be held in San Francisco´s newly restored Nourse Theater on Saturday, September 28, 2013. The second annual Being Human...

2013-06-10 23:18:04

Mr. Skin´s Summer Shocker counts down the wildest, craziest, and most eye-popping scenes ever captured in cinema and television. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 Mr. Skin of MrSkin.com--the world's #1 resource for celebrity nudity--has combed through his extensive archives to find the most mind-blowing moments ever filmed. From chocolate baths, to naked kung fu, to amorous monsters, things are starting to get really freaky on this Summer Shocker. After thirteen years in the business,...

2013-06-04 23:24:05

As We Change®, a leading provider in value-priced health and personal care products for women, announces the addition of Bi-Matrix skin tightening and anti-wrinkle products to its offerings. The new, exclusive line consists of two products so far: 60-Second Wrinkle Eraser and Reverse Age Anti-Wrinkle Night Cream; both shown to help combat unwanted wrinkles. Oshkosh, WI (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 They say that beauty runs skin deep. But when it´s personal, that beauty stands for so much...


Latest Hominina Reference Libraries

Australopithecus garhi
2013-11-29 11:38:51

Australopithecus garhi is a gracile australopithecine species whose fossils were discovered in 1996 by a research team led by Ethiopian paleontologist Berhane Asfaw ad Tim White, an American paleontologist. The remains are believed to be a human ancestor species and most likely the direct ancestor to the human genus Homo. Tim White was the scientist to find the first of the key A. garhi fossils in 1996 within the Bouri Formation found in the Middle Awash of Ethiopia’s Afar Depression....

Australopithecus africanus
2013-11-29 10:55:07

Australopithecus africanus was an early hominid, an australopithecine that lived between roughly 3.03 and 2.04 million years ago in the later Pliocene and early Pleistocene. Au. africanus was of slender build and was thought to have been a direct ancestor of modern humans. Fossil remains signify that Au. africanus was considerably more like modern humans that Au. afarensis, with a more human-like cranium permitting a larger brain and more humanoid facial features. This hominid has only been...

Homo floresiensis
2013-09-16 13:06:40

Homo floresiensis Homo floresiensis, or Flores Man, nicknamed “hobbit” and “Flow”, is an extinct species in the genus Homo. The remains of an individual that would have stood about 3 feet in height were uncovered in 2003 on the island of Flores in Indonesia. Incomplete skeletons of nine individuals have been recovered, including one complete cranium. These remains have been the focus of intense research to establish whether they represent a species distinctive from modern humans....

More Articles (3 articles) »
Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
Related