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the life cycle of an insect
What sparked the Cambrian explosion?
a large brown dog laying on top of a dry grass field
Anuncio Enhydrocyon1 2014
Anuncio Enhydrocyon1 2014 | Mauricio Anton
a stuffed animal standing on top of a wooden table next to a laptop computer in a room
Ancient Dogs, Bear-dogs & Direwolves
Bear-dogs (Amphicyon ingens)
an image of the evolution of primates on a black background with words below it
Como o Homo Sapiens venceu o primeiro Ultimate Fighting da história
Como o Homo Sapiens venceu o primeiro Ultimate Fighting da história — Proust & Tudo — Medium
several images of different facial expressions of an orangutan, including the head and shoulders
“In the 5 million years since early hominids first emerged from east Africa’s Rift Valley, the Earth’s climate has grown increasingly erratic. Over cycles lasting hundreds of thousands of years, arid regions of central Africa were overrun by forests, forests gave way to grasslands and contiguous landscapes were fractured by deep lakes. It was within the context of this swiftly changing landscape that humans evolved their sizable brains and capacity for adaptive behavior.
a monkey with its mouth open and teeth out, looking at the camera in front of a black background
Australopithecus africanus
Australopithecus africanus | The Smithsonian Institution's Human Origins Program
a man with long hair holding a stick in his hand and wearing fur on it
Neanderthals were not inferior to modern humans, study finds
If you think Neanderthals were stupid and primitive, it's time to think again. The widely held notion that Neanderthals were dimwitted and that their inferior intelligence allowed them to be driven to extinction by the much brighter ancestors of modern humans is not supported by scientific evidence.
an orangutan is smiling and looking at the camera with his mouth open
X. It’s what’s happening
Lucy australopitecus afarensis an extinct hominid that lived between 3.9 and 2.9…
a close up of a monkey's face on a black background
Australopithecus afarenis - Google zoeken
Homo habilis - reconstruction by Viktor Deak
Homo habilis - reconstruction by Viktor Deak
the different types of cats are shown in this diagram
three different images of dinosaurs in the wild, with trees and water at sunset or dawn
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Nature of the Jurassic Period, Illustration © Николай Разуев ... a long time ago