Humans Are Also Mammals: Clo
We can learn about mammalian
evolution from fossils and from
studying the DNA of living species.
Studies using both of these
Today there are over 4,000 species of mammals, and we could call
approaches of Mammal
Middle Pleistocene Hominins
Widely distributed in Africa, Asia and Europe, replacing earlier hominins
in previously exploited habitats (or coexisting as in Southeast Asia)
Exhibit several H. erectus characteristics
Large face, projected brows, low fore
Humans Are Also Mammals: Closer Connections
We can learn about mammalian evolution from fossils as well as from studying the DNA
of living species (Bininda-Emonds et al., 2007). Studies using both of these approaches
suggest that all the living groups of
Instructor: David M. Perez, M.A.
Mar. 22, 2014
Research Paper Outline
Topic: Premodern Humans in the world
1. Introduction about Premodern Humans around the world.
2. Describe the general time frame when earlier premodern humans lived and
The Pleistocene, often called the Ice Age,
was marked by advances and retreats of
massive continental glaciations.
At least 15 major and 50 minor glacial
advances have been documented in Europe.
Hominins were impacted as the climate, fl