Last Updated: Friday, September 20, 2013, 22:39
Early humans, who lived thousands of years before Neanderthals, were able to work together in groups to hunt and slaughter animals as large as the prehistoric elephant for their meat, scientists say.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 19, 2013, 12:29
A researcher has speculated that humans in the next 100,000 years may look like aliens from the hit movie `Close Encounters of the Third Kind`: large, bug eyes, huge foreheads and pigmented skin.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 19, 2013, 09:34
Habitable conditions on Earth will exist for at least another 1.75 billion years, according to astrobiologists.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 15:35
Neanderthals were eating fish some 45,000 years ago, a new study has found, suggesting the close human relatives had a more diverse diet than previously thought.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 15:17
A climate model has suggested that the early humans may have left sub-Saharan Africa behind, by following a vast and fertile river system to the Mediterranean.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 15, 2013, 12:08
The earliest fully modern humans arrived in the the Middle East around 42,000 years ago, a new study led by Oxford scientists has found.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 12, 2013, 11:14
Researchers have claimed that Orangutans have become more like us when it comes to imagining their future.
Last Updated: Friday, August 09, 2013, 18:07
Archaeologists working on the Crossrail project have unearthed rare evidence that humans lived on the River Thames 9,000 years ago.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 15:03
Formally called Homo floresiensis, the species of three-foot-tall early humans likely vanished from Flores, and history, about 12,000 years ago.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 13, 2013, 16:12
A virtual model of the brain has been created that daydreams just like humans.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 10, 2013, 14:24
Our closest cousins - the Neanderthals - may have shared speech and language with modern humans, a new research suggests.
Last Updated: Friday, July 05, 2013, 11:57
A scientist has claimed that humans could develop beaks but the evolution will take millions of years.
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