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From Homo to sapiens—Talking and Thinking

Lecture no. 22 from the course: Major Transitions in Evolution

From Homo to sapiens—Talking and Thinking

Taught by Professor Anthony Martin and 1 others | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Follow modern humans from their African homeland, about 100,000 years ago, as they dispersed into the ancient populations of Europe and Asia, challenging the territory of earlier humans. These rivals include the Neandertals, who are now much better understood through the decoding of their genome.


February 6, 2017