Sapiens, that is…. here’s a thought, many of these ancestors are still part of our genetics, and we are actually still in that merging and emerging process.
We have gone from natural sexual selection to unnatural selection via wars, genocides and eugenics to more directed evolution of choosing our societies rather than having said society rule us into rigid castes, classes and genderized social roles.
Pangea, once, there was one land and it was filled with life in many forms.
as earthquakes and volcanos reshaped the land, so did the mountains rise from maga cooled into rock, or upthrust from the seabed, folded in collision.
Life, now had new niches and populations had new distribution, single populations became isolated, thriving there but dying out there.
in addition to the walking over the bering strait, there is evidence of ships.
the 1999 earthquake dubbed “The Rattle in Seattle” experienced most famously liquifaction at their airport – but also, an upthrust revealed not only a petrified forest, showing – undoing what an earlier quake did – also included an ancient Chinese ship
anyway, primates doing, what primates do, and we are the apex of the great apes.
I’d say that the secret is banging the rocks together, but some figure it out
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did they travel? or is this another rise and fall of an isolated population
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