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Bigger Brains Indicate Hobbit Humans Evolved From Homo Erectus
2013-04-17 07:41:20

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The hobbit human, a small-statured race that evolved separately from our own ancestor Homo erectus on an island of the Indonesian Archipelago some 50,000 years ago, has been discovered by Japanese scientists to have a bigger brain than once believed. Hobbit humans, named after the tiny folk from JRR Tolkein's novels, are collectively known as Homo floresiensis (Man of Flores). The remains of the ancient humans were discovered on...

Ancient Hominid Study Reveals Early Similarities Between Humans And Apes
2013-04-12 09:07:49

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online One of the largest studies on some of the most complete remains of early human ancestors has culminated in a comprehensive look into how an early hominid (Australopithecus sediba) moved and chewed. The study, collaborated on by an international team of scientists and published in six papers in the journal Science, details not only early traits but also describes notable features that set it apart from modern humans. The research...

2013-04-04 12:18:44

In a study carried out on the Athletic Bilbao Club's women's team, researchers of the UPV/EHU-University of the Basque Country have analyzed changes in the players' bodies and their performance over the season Researchers in the UPV/EHU's department of Physical and Sports Education have worked with 21 players in the Athletic Club women's A team. They have studied the relationship between their routine training (including the matches played) and their anthropometric measurements, parts of...

Obesity In Adult Mice Typical When Overfed As Infants
2013-04-03 11:50:14

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new study from the Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) in Houston, Texas finds that when female mice are overfed as babies, they´re more likely to become obese as adults. The doctors conducting this study believe that this overfeeding changes the female´s DNA in the brain, thus causing her to become obese. Without this outside influence of overfeeding, the DNA is not wired to allow the mouse to grow so large. This is...

2013-03-28 23:00:52

Skin Care Resource Center is a newly updated anti aging skin care method developed by Sue Dolan, who promises to teach people how to rejuvenate skin naturally. A full Skin Care Resource Center review in a series of health reviews on the site Health Review Center shows if the program is helpful for users to use. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 28, 2013 Skin Care Resource Center is a new anti aging skin care method written by Sue Dolan, who claims to help sufferers rejuvenate skin quickly. The new...

2013-02-24 23:03:26

Spring is coming and women all over can begin the season with healthier, younger-looking skin. http://www.AntiAgingWrinkleCreamExperience.com will be giving away free trial sample of LifeCell, the tested and best anti aging cream on the market. (PRWEB) February 24, 2013 Spring is the time for new beginnings. What better way to ring in spring than by debuting a new look. No new look is complete without healthier, younger-looking skin. Popular new beauty blog,...

Study Finds Baby Wash Safe To Use On Newborns
2013-02-19 13:39:39

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online In what very well could be an advertisement for Johnson & Johnson products, a newly published report challenges the notion parents should refrain from using baby wash and wipes when bathing their newborns. In a four-week-long study, researchers from The University of Manchester compared plain bath water to Johnson & Johnson brand “Baby Top-to-Toe Wash" on more than 300 newborn babies. In the end, the researchers...

2013-02-13 23:03:27

Bestlowprice2u.com announces new Best Double Stroller 2013. Must read reviews before purchasing at http://www.bestlowprice2u.com/best-double-stroller-2013-for-your-twins/ Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) February 13, 2013 Best double stroller 2013 reviews are offered in the Best Low Price 2 U website for consumers who are after the affordable, quality and style of the stroller for their twins. In finding the best double stroller 2013, there are a lot of important things to consider before purchasing...


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....

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