Tag: ancient humans

June 23, 2024 at 2:22 pm

Here’s How Ancient People Extracted Metal

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It’s really amazing, actually, to think of how far we’ve come.

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April 20, 2024 at 12:35 pm

Did Ancient Humans Ever Live To Be One Hundred?

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The statistical probability of surviving to 100 years old before the 19th century was nil

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December 26, 2023 at 1:46 pm

Is Mental Illness Due To A Genetic Mutation? Scientists Think Extinct Ancestors May Be To Blame.

Is Mental Illness Due To A Genetic Mutation? Scientists Think Extinct Ancestors May Be To Blame.

This is one step toward a better understanding.

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October 4, 2023 at 11:32 am

New Research Suggests There Were Only 1,300 Humans Alive Nearly 930,000 Years Ago And They Almost Went Extinct

New Research Suggests There Were Only 1,300 Humans Alive Nearly 930,000 Years Ago And They Almost Went Extinct

“A “severe bottleneck” around 930,000 years ago had the population of our human ancestors down to just about 1280 individuals.”

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