All posts tagged with Makapansgat

Australopithecus prometheus: is it real?

28 minute read

Lee Berger and I have a new article out in the American Journal of Physical Anthropology that looks at what may be the biggest issue in hominin taxonomy for ...

Meet Australopithecus africanus

less than 1 minute read

This station has several casts of remains attributed to the species, Australopithecus africanus. This was the first australopithecine species discovered, and...

Aging juvenile fossil hominins

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The fossil record is not made up only of adults. We have abundant skeletal evidence from juvenile individuals of a broad range of ages. At this station you w...