Evolutionary Traits
Human Evolution: Homo Floresiensis (The “Hobbit”)

Human Evolution: Homo Floresiensis (The “Hobbit”)

At this current time it is estimated that the first members of the human family (hominins) lived in Africa about six or seven million years ago. Although almost completely ape-like, its believed this is when human evolution began, and these ape-like species began adapting for reasons still unknown yet, but adapting/evolving into the people that we are(…)

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Human Evolution: Neanderthals (Homo Neanderthalensis)

Human Evolution: Neanderthals (Homo Neanderthalensis)

At this current time it is estimated that the first members of the human family (hominins) lived in Africa about six or seven million years ago. Although almost completely ape-like, its believed this is when human evolution began, and these ape-like species began adapting for reasons still unknown yet, but adapting/evolving into the people that we(…)

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Evolutionary Theory: Descendants of Apes vs the Work of God Debate

Evolutionary Theory: Descendants of Apes vs the Work of God Debate

British naturalist, Charles Darwin, author of the book – ‘On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection’ (Often refered to as The Origin of Species) set out ideas as to how species evolved throughout time. He proposed that natural selection drove change and all life was interconnected. From this he concluded that us(…)

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Human Evolution: Homo Heidelbergensis

Human Evolution: Homo Heidelbergensis

At this current time it is estimated that the first members of the human family (Hominins) lived in Africa about six or seven million years ago. Although almost completely ape-like, its believed this is when human evolution began, and these ape-like species began adapting/evolving into the people that we are today. It has taken many years(…)

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Evolution: If Asexual Reproduction Is So Efficient – Why Did Sexual Reproduction Evolve?

Evolution: If Asexual Reproduction Is So Efficient – Why Did Sexual Reproduction Evolve?

Biologically it would seem that our purpose in life would be to reproduce. We pass on our genes to future generations, and ensure our success as a species. Constantly faced with new challenges as the world changes, we can either evolve and become a stronger species, or remain as we are and risk extinction.

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