Thursday, April 30, 2009

Origin of our Species

There's some cool tid-bits from Sixty Second Science. They can now pretty much pin point where we came from.

A massive new genetic study proposes that humans originated near the border of modern-day South Africa and Namibia, a far more specific understanding than the vaguer picture of African origin that previously reigned.

Read the rest here


PBurns said...

This is all very true.

My research suggests that life as I know it started on Feb 3, 1959 in a hospital in Harare, Zimbabwe. How's that for specific support for the theory? :)


Doug said...

Life as I know it started in 1969 in Anchorage, Alaska.

Kinda the opposite of your theory.