human evolution

Tree Surgeons Required – Human Family Tree Needs Pruning

Human family tree

Between 3 – 2 million years ago there lived a range of early human forms. At present, there are as many as a dozen or so named hominin species positioned in this time-frame. New evidence calls into question the existence of almost all of them. Do you know you’re A. […]

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Planet of the Apeman – Human Ancestors or Ancient Apes?

Planet of the apes

Humans are thought to have diverged from primates 7 million years ago. Let’s look at the best candidates for our earliest ancestors. Questions remain as to whether these were early humans or just extinct apes. In the famous 1968 film, Planet of the Apes, we were presented with an alternate […]

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