Homo SapiensThe early Homo Sapiens
· Homo Sapiens have only been around for the last 2.5 million years.
· The early fossils were found in Africa and it is believed that most of the Homo Sapien evolution occurred in Africa
· The first Homo Sapiens migrated out of Africa between 1.8 – 2 million years ago and went to Asia.
· The early Homo Sapiens co-existed with Neanderthals for around 2.1 million years and they bred together as well.
Migration of the Homo Sapiens
· Early humans first migrated out of Africa, through the Middle East, and into Asia probably between 2 million and 1.8 million years ago.
· They entered Europe later, between 1.5 million and 1 million years ago.
· Modern humans populated the rest of the world much later – people first reached Australia through Indonesia only 600,000 years ago and the Americas through Alaska and Russia around 300,000 years ago.
· Between birth and death, the Homo Sapien body goes from having 300 bones, to just 206.
· There are more than 100,000 miles of blood vessels in the Homo Sapien body.
· While awake, the Homo Sapien brain produces enough electricity to light a lightbulb.
· In camera terms, the Homo Sapien eye is about 576 megapixels.
· Humans have a distinctively long thumb and an abilitlity to easily touch the other fingers which allows for easy manipulation of objects of various shapes and sizes.
· The larynx sits lower in the throat of Humans which enables speech. We also possess a descended hyoid bone which is...