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Human Origins: How Hominids Evolved (Infographic)

Humans are just the latest in a long line of hominid species that have emerged in the past six million years.


The Paracas skulls: aliens, an unknown hominid species or cranial deformation?

The Paracas skulls: aliens, an unknown hominid species or cranial ...


Kingdom . Animalia / Phylum : Chordata / Class : Mammalia / Order : Primates / Family : Hominidae / Genus : Homo / Species : H. ergaster


Homo neanderthalensis dates back only 28,000 to 200,000 years ago. It is not an ancestor of humans but a separate hominid species that lived simultaneously with humans for a while before extinction. Some scientists believe the 2 hominid species may have interbred. Evidence shows that Neanderthals may have dug graves for their dead, which marks the first of the hominids to do so.


Y - <a href="">China’s Endangered Wildlife</a> Photography workshop with Marsel van Oosten 18 April - 1 May 2017 This is a young golden snub-nosed monkey. A different species from the one I posted earlier. But just like the Yunnan snub-nosed monkey, they are also endangered. Less than 4,000 individuals of this sub-species live in the mountains of southern Shaanxi, China. I wanted to take this little guy home to The…

Gigantopithecus lived in Southeast Asia from 9 million to 100,000 years ago, making it a contemporary of several hominid species and primitive humans. It was possibly hunted by Homo erectus,

Sahelanthropus tchadensis This species was named in 2002 from fossils discovered in Central Africa. It is the oldest known hominid/near-hominid species, dated between 6 and 7 million years old. It is not known whether it was bipedal. It has Primitive apelike features, a very small brain size, brow ridges and small canine teeth. It comes from around the time when the hominids are thought to have diverged from chimpanzees which suggests it's close to the common ancestor of humans and…


“The continued research of Francis Gerber, Swiss naturalist, whose partilular line of inquiry was that of hominid species that existed parallel to Homo Sapien, this bureau explores the maturation of infected human hosts”


The Paracas skulls: aliens, an unknown hominid species or cranial deformation?

Bad Archaeology

Australopithecus garhi: especie de homínido con rasgos distintos de los típicamente vistos en Australopithecus afarensis y en Australopithecus africanus.