Timeline of Discovery


Subject:
Science , Evolution

Description:
"Presented here ... is a timeline that includes important scientific discoveries from 1840 to the present related to early humans. This interactive overview is a practical tool for your own investigation of our collective past." Covers events such as gorillas being formally recognized as a separate genus from chimpanzees in 1847, the 1859 publication of "Darwin's groundbreaking and highly controversial book on evolution," and Leakey funded discoveries starting in the 1960s. From the Leakey Foundation.

Publisher:
Leakey Foundation

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.leakeyfoundation.org/discoveries/timeline.swf


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