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avatar Long dead Lemur-Human Link Located
May 20, 2009 11:03AM
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2009/05/090519-missing-link-found.html

May 19, 2009—Meet "Ida," the small "missing link" found in Germany that's created a big media splash and will likely continue to make waves among those who study human origins.
In a new book, documentary, and promotional Web site, paleontologist Jorn Hurum, who led the team that analyzed the 47-million-year-old fossil seen above, suggests Ida is a critical missing-link species in primate evolution (interactive guide to human evolution from National Geographic magazine. (cut)

This also explains the cryptic Google calligraphy today!




from Wikipedia:
"Many, but not all, lemur species exhibit female dominance, which is a very rare social structure in mammals, and it is only observed consistently in hyenas and lemurs."



The cure for a fallacious argument is a better argument, not the suppression of ideas.
-- Carl Sagan
avatar Re: Long dead Lemur-Human Link Located
May 20, 2009 11:13AM
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Frank Furter
This also explains the cryptic Google calligraphy today!

And here I was thinking it was some kind of poop.
avatar Re: Long dead Lemur-Human Link Located
May 20, 2009 11:47AM
Might've died of prehistoric trail mix
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