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Human Origins: Prehistory to 1400: Africa

Both DNA analysis and paleoanthropology confirm that modern humans are closely related to the group of primates that includes chimpanzees and gorillas. Paleoanthropology is the science that studies the evolutionary changes behind the rise of the early hominins, including body shape, ...

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