Chimps common ancestor humans ardi now it is december

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Unformatted text preview: fornia, Berkeley. Chimps Common ancestor Humans Ardi Now, it is December again and Tim White and his team are back in Ethiopia, picking among the stones and rocks. The team has made another discovery, a dozen pieces of a skull. It looks like Australopithecus . “It’s a big boy, big for an australopithecine,” says White. Maybe it is Australopith garhi. On the way back to camp, White stops to take a snapshot of the moon rising over Yardi Lake. The landscape has changed over time, but one thing is constant, White notes, “Hominids have been right here looking at the moon rising over the water for millions of years.”...
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