Originally Posted by Ryanb9
Australopithecus genus evolved in eastern Africa around 4 million years ago before spreading throughout the continent and eventually becoming extinct 2 million years ago
2 million years ago: Widespread use of stone tools
1 million years ago: h omoerectus tames fire
the guy in your video says he is rethinking the "out of africa" theory and how we left africa 65,000 years ago. we left Africa about half a million years ago.
thats why i said [ ] SMP
New evidence comes around from time to time. He was discussing new evidence about the various waves of hominids (hominid != h. sapiens) leaving Africa and such. The lecture was pretty balanced, thoughtful and a decent look at the currently available evidence. Therefore, [x] SMP.
(never trust anyone who can't see their own retinal blood vessels, I always say)