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Study: Six-million-year-old “Millenium Man” was bipedal—but lived in trees

Study: Six-million-year-old “Millenium Man” was bipedal—but lived in trees

Study Reveals an Early Tree-Dwelling Bipedal Human Ancestor was Similar to Ancient Apes and “Lucy” but not Living Apes Stony Brook University  An analysis of the femur of one of the oldest human ancestors reveals the six-million-year-old “Millenium Man” was bipedal but lived in the trees. The research, led by Stony Brook University researchers and their team of international paleoanthropologists, could provide additional insight to the origins of human bipedalism and is published in Nature Communications.

Read about the study at the Stony Brook Newsroom

Maxwell Morgan

Written by Maxwell Morgan

Maxwell was a Coordinator of Digital Engagement for The State University of New York.

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  • Mike says:

    Wow, archaeologists must be super happy

  • brad pitt says:

    nice job That is a great idea

  • Paul Stevens says:

    Wonderful, i love the millinum man.

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