Species Shorts: Homo habilis

Date: 4/24/2020
Time: 1:30 PM
Duration: 15 minutes
Presenter(s): Lindsay Barone
Audience: General Audience
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Activity description:

You are the product of billions of years of evolutionary change! Approximately 10 million years ago, our ancient ancestors split from the ancestors of modern chimpanzees. This led to the evolution of many different species in the hominin lineage. Ultimately, one species was left standing: ours! Join anthropologist Lindsay Barone to explore the hominins one-by-one in a DNALC Live series called Species Shorts.

In Episode 6, you will:

• Learn what makes our genus unique
• Discover what it means to be an obligate biped