TITLE

Human evolution: Those feet in ancient times

AUTHOR(S)
Lieberman, Daniel E.
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Nature;3/29/2012, Vol. 483 Issue 7391, p550
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the author's views on the fossil foot found in Ethiopia which suggests the human evolution through the ancient times. He explains that the distinctive features in the foot bones belong to the species of Australopithecus that walked on two feet and ably climbed trees. The author believes that the hominin species provide evidence for locomotor diversity during the ancient human evolution.
ACCESSION #
73932475

 

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