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On the Trail of Human Ancestors

On the Trail of Human Ancestors

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Visitors to the Museum’s Spitzer Hall of Human Origins are invited to “walk” in the footsteps of hominins who lived some 3.6 million years ago. For Brian Richmond deciphering what such footprints can tell us about the behavior of our early ancestors is the stuff of his life’s work. 

Tags: Anthropology, Human Evolution

Archaeologist Elsa Redmond Elected to National Academy of Sciences

Archaeologist Elsa Redmond Elected to National Academy of Sciences

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Elsa M. Redmond, a research associate in the Museum’s Division of Anthropology, was recently elected as a member of the National Academy of Sciences. Redmond, an anthropological archaeologist whose expertise lies in Latin America, is one of 84 scientists recognized in 2014 for “distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.”

Tags: Anthropology, Our Research

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