A few days ago a sensational new paleontological discovery made headlines around the globe.
In retrospect, where does the evidence stand? Here’s a summary: Venema’s main claims in light of the relevant science.
As if on cue, science news today reports a remarkable discovery from Spain.
As Ann Gauger explains, there’s a gap of about a million years between when Australopithecines seem to depart from the fossil record and when modern humans unambiguously appear.