With all the buzz about Homo naledi, the newly discovered human ancestor, here’s some background that will help put it in context.

With all the buzz about Homo naledi, the newly discovered human ancestor, here’s some background that will help put it in context.

From left to right: Homo habilis, Homo Sapiens, Homo floresiensis, Homo Erectus, Paranthropus boisei, Homo heidelbergensis and Homo neanderthalensis

From left to right: Homo habilis, Homo Sapiens, Homo floresiensis, Homo Erectus, Paranthropus boisei, Homo heidelbergensis and Homo neanderthalensis

Infographic: Human Evolution via Draw Science.org

Infographic: Human Evolution via Draw Science.org

Exposing Religion Blog, The Complete Human Evolution Evidence Database

Exposing Religion Blog, The Complete Human Evolution Evidence Database

Tennyson once asked: "…what will our children be? / The men of a hundred thousand, a million summers away?"   Damned if we know—but here's our best guess.  http://futurism.com/images/human-evolution-a-timeline-of-the-near-and-far-future-infographic/?utm_campaign=coschedule&utm_source=pinterest&utm_medium=Futurism&utm_content=Human%20Evolution%3A%20A%20Timeline%20of%20the%20Near%20and%20Far%20Future%20%5BINFOGRAPHIC%5D

Tennyson once asked: "…what will our children be? / The men of a hundred thousand, a million summers away?" Damned if we know—but here's our best guess. http://futurism.com/images/human-evolution-a-timeline-of-the-near-and-far-future-infographic/?utm_campaign=coschedule&utm_source=pinterest&utm_medium=Futurism&utm_content=Human%20Evolution%3A%20A%20Timeline%20of%20the%20Near%20and%20Far%20Future%20%5BINFOGRAPHIC%5D

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