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Published on September 02, 2015 by José María Bermúdez de Castro

Homo antecessor: past, present and future

July 8th, 2015 was the 21st anniversary of a revolutionary finding for prehistory in Europe. At noon, Aurora Martín recovered a pair of human teeth at level 6 (TD6) of...

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Published on March 11, 2015 by Eudald Carbonell

Ledi-Geraru (Ethiopia): the first of all humans

One of the issues that have always been in the background in the debate on human evolution has been what species of Homo was responsible for the manufacture of the...

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Published on March 08, 2014 by América Valenzuela

Museum pieces that come back to life on Twitter

Our dear Miguelón and his inseparable friend Lucy have many friends on social media. There are many pieces in museums, zoos and universities that come to life on Twitter. Here...

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Published on September 12, 2012 by José María Bermúdez de Castro

The brain of Homo sapiens: lights and shadows

The growth, development and functioning of our brain is very expensive in terms of energy. To start with, when we are at rest, we dedicate 20 percent of the biological...

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Published on August 09, 2012 by Manuel Toharia

¿Es posible un museo moderno... de la Evolución Humana?

El reto de los museos de la ciencia suele ser dicotómico: o bien nos cuentan, mediante objetos y sucesos del pasado, cómo hemos llegado a saber todo lo que sabemos,...

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