South African skeleton shows humans learned to walk upright in the trees

The analysis of the world's most complete skeleton of an early human ancestor, conducted by a research collaboration involving the University of Liverpool, offers conclusive evidence that human ancestors became efficient upright walkers while they were still substantially tree dwelling animals.

South African skeleton shows humans learned to walk upright in the trees

The analysis of the world's most complete skeleton of an early human ancestor, conducted by a research collaboration involving the University of Liverpool, offers conclusive evidence that human ...

8 minutes ago from Phys.org

Exclusive: Controversial skeleton may be a new species of early human

A skeleton found decades ago in South Africa may be a new species of Australopithecus, and could help reveal when our ancestors evolved to walk on two feet

Thu 6 Dec 18 from Newscientist

Scientists claim to have discovered a 'new human ancestor' 

The skeleton was first discovered in the 90s in South Africa and was first categorised as Australopithecus, a group of hominins to which the famous fossil 'Lucy' belongs.

Fri 7 Dec 18 from Daily Mail

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