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Down from the Trees NOT Up from the Ground

11 Aug 2009, 22:26 UTC
Down from the Trees NOT Up from the Ground
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Humans are the only habitually bipedal apes on the ground. However their ancestors and close kin show signs of adaptations to bipedalism going right back to a certain ape from 20 million years ago, Morotopithecus, as illuminated for us by Dr. Aaron Filler in his book The Upright Ape. One niggling contraindication to this theory [...]

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