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Re: skinny runners

Subject: Re: skinny runners
From: "Lee Olsen"
Date: 30 Aug 2005 07:03:11 -0700
Newsgroups: sci.anthropology.paleo
Marc Verhaegen wrote:
> "Lee Olsen" <paleocity@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
> news:1125283954.105712.195690@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>
> >I see, in spite of no physical evidence for a littoral specialization that

S/H demands

All below better explains why  early Homo was a savanna dweller and a
hunter.
I'm only waiting for 1 single little argument against our S/A
hypothesis. So far, you completely fail to explain how AAT falsifies
this.

> - large brain: not seen in savanna mammals
> - poor olfaction: for savanna IYO??
> - ext.nose: idem??
> - slow running
> - heavy sweating
> - plantigrady
> - long femoral necks
> - no fur
> - SC fat
> - high sodium & water needs
> - high iodine needs
> - etc.etc.etc.
> Please inform a bit on biology, Lee.

Actually, Langdon did much better informing than I could, you really
need to review his new book.


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