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Unformatted text preview: Language evolved because of leisure from the cooked food in the caves when fire was invented by the erectus Africa is the source of humanity Ramapithecus is one of the last ape like apes Australopithecus 4 million years ago 450-550 cc (crude chopper f) Homoerectus 600 thousand years ago 850-1000 cc FIRST TOURISTS explored Asia used hand axes choppers fire Homo Sapiens 200-400 thousand years ago 1200-1500 cc Homo Sapien Sapiens 40 thousand years ago lived with the Neanderthals 1200-2500 cc Readers higher frontal peak and falls further backwards Fire erectus in china (500 kya) Language leisure 100 kya Loral leaf 200 kya Lymphatic = primitive cortex...
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This note was uploaded on 11/23/2009 for the course NEUROSCI 102 taught by Professor Scheibell during the Fall '07 term at UCLA.
- Fall '07