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Early tool-makers/geologists

Early tool-makers/geologists

March 13th, 2015

In the fields of paleoanthropology and archaeology we are not just searching for bones of our early ancestors. Instead more

Human activity from the Recent Past

Human activity from the Recent Past

March 7th, 2015

In the last 100,000 years, human behavior evolved to a lifestyle with trading, burying their deceased, fishing, more cooked food, more

Monkey see, monkey do…..Monkey is hungry!

Monkey see, monkey do.....Monkey is hungry!

March 2nd, 2015

In the study of archaeology, interpreting the behavior and lives of early humans and their ancestors is based on more