Ancestors


Dinosaurs and Their Ancestors Lived Side by Side

Dinosaurs and Their Ancestors Lived Side by Side

Dinosaurs and their ancestors co-existed in prehistoric times. There is fossil evidence for this that has been unearthed recent...

Nov 11 2016, 10:28am CST

Our Immune Systems Are Linked to How Our Ancestors Had Sex

Our Immune Systems Are Linked to How Our Ancestors Had Sex

Scientists have been looking into what makes our immune systems tick and found that Europeans and Africans have significantly d...

Oct 27 2016, 6:11pm CDT

Flores Fossils Offer Clues to Hobbit Ancestors of Modern Man

Flores Fossils Offer Clues to Hobbit Ancestors of Modern Man

New fossils discovered on the Indonesian island of Flores which revealed that our hobbit ancestors were smaller than thought....

Jun 9 2016, 3:43am CDT

Seeds Saved Bird Ancestors From Dinosaur Extinction

Seeds Saved Bird Ancestors From Dinosaur Extinction

The fossil record is proof of one thing - which is that seeds helped bird harbingers from undergoing total extinction....

Apr 22 2016, 6:45am CDT

Seeds saved Bird Ancestors from Extinction

Seeds saved Bird Ancestors from Extinction

After an asteroid impact that killed carnivorous bird-like dinosaurs some 65 million years ago, birds with toothless beaks surv...

Apr 22 2016, 6:31am CDT

Millet

Millet Domestication Led To Multi-Cropping By Our Hunter-Gatherer Ancestors

Researchers have always wanted to know the origin of millet, and how it spread to almost every part of the world despite the fa...

Dec 14 2015, 11:14am CST

Four-Legged Snake Fossil Hints Burrowing Ancestors

Four-Legged Snake Fossil Hints Burrowing Ancestors

A recently excavated fossil of a serpentine creature shows evidence of four legs. This lends credence to the view that snakes d...

Jul 24 2015, 6:02am CDT

Eurasian ancestors used Egypt to leave Africa

Eurasian ancestors used Egypt to leave Africa

A new study finds that Egyptians were the final stop for Eurasian ancestors on their quest to leave Africa. Data is supported b...

May 31 2015, 2:36pm CDT