Some researchers have opined that the strenuous exercises involved in the activities of hunting and gathering, in the everyday life of early homo sapiens
, helped in developing a higher bone density.
Of the many hominid branches on the family tree, stretching back four million years or more, we Homo sapiens
are the only one left.
A separate species from Homo sapiens
, Neandertals were also around during the Stone Age but are now extinct.
The lava for the Homo Sapiens
collection of pens and pencil comes from the largest active volcano in Europe, Mt.
For 60 years the belief has persisted Homo sapiens
were intellectually more advanced than Neanderthals, enabling them to come out top in the competition to survive.
Extinction of Homo sapiens
was derived from a different interpretation of published discoveries and theories concerning origins covering the last 15,000 years.
, the species to which every human on Earth today belongs, is assumed to have arisen from Homo erectus in eastern Africa more than a million years ago.
It is hard to understand the odd comfort humankind derives from bellicose stances in reaction to breakdowns in international relations, but we homo sapiens
as a breed seem queasy about dialogue and negotiation.
Then, perhaps, instead of attempting to ban a book about two male penguins that love each other, they might learn to accept same-sex love as a natural variant in many animal species, including Homo sapiens
But whereas the earlier work, Homo sapiens
sapiens, 2005, envisioned an all-female prelapsarian paradise, its sequel, Eine Freiheitstatue fur London (A Liberty Statue for London), 2005, presents an ethereal-looking red-headed woman's journey out of Eden through a long graffiti-ridden corridor or tunnel--a sort of artificial birth canal--into a present-day European city.
Moreover, if global warming is increasing the severity and frequency of hurricanes, as NASA scientist Stuart Jordan shows in his article, and if that change finds its source in human-caused pollution, then even the nature of the storm itself can be laid at the feet of Homo sapiens
For millennia, homo sapiens
was just another species of hunter-gatherer primates.