Homo

World’s first mancave? Hundreds of prehistoric stone tools discovered in abandoned goldmine in Sahara may be ONE MILLION years old A gold rush in Sudan has led to numerous open-pit mines in the...

Homo erectus were the first human ancestor species to be able to run long distances despite being ‘built like rugby players’ and having ‘wide, deep chests’ Researchers used computer...

Homo sapiens WERE to blame for Neanderthal extinction because they were better hunters and out-competed them for food, computer model shows Experts have long been divided on he reason for the extinction...

Human ancestor Homo erectus may have lived two million years ago and emerged in South Africa – 200,000 years before previously thought Species was thought to have emerged 1.8 million years ago in...

Last of the Homo erectus were wiped out by climate change in a ‘mass death event’ just 110,000 years ago – almost 300,000 years LATER than previously thought Homo erectus were the first...

Homo sapiens drove Neanderthals to extinction because they learnt to adapt and conquer a variety of climates across the world Larger brains was not the reason for humanity’s success over Neanderthals It...