All posts tagged with Taung

Einstein and Taung: two brains collide

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Dean Falk has a new article in the journal Brain, in which she and collaborators uncover the details within historical photographs of Albert Einstein’s brain...

A Taung tour

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The South African Palaeocave Survey has a new post reporting on a visit to the Taung site: “Taung Heritage Site: 17 June 2012”

Meet Australopithecus africanus

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

Taung

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The face, mandible and endocast from Taung, South Africa, was the first australopithecine fossil to be discovered. We now know that the fossil dates to the p...

Taung

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The face, mandible and endocast from Taung, South Africa, was the first australopithecine fossil to be discovered. We now know that the fossil dates to the p...

Naming your fictional species

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How very strange. I was doing a routine Google lookup for “Taung” tonight, and I discovered that the top hit has nothing to do with the Taung fossil specimen...