Aquatic Ape Theory Revised
April 23, 2020
An old theory that ape-man ancestors went through a swimming phase rises and falls, and is rising in popularity again.
Footnote: Evolution Adds Nothing
February 27, 2020
A new study of foot stiffness helps explain human walking and running, and might inspire robots. Evolution adds nothing.
Bipedal Ape Fossil Falls on Its Face
November 16, 2019
The latest ape fossil could be a mixture of species. In any case, it falls far short of the requirements for upright walking.
350,000-Year-Old Skull Looks Shockingly Like Modern Human
July 11, 2018
It's too old, but too modern: a skull unearthed in Ethiopia in 2017 has evolutionary paleontologists rewriting textbooks – again.