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How did Homo sapiens evolve much faster than other human and non-human primates?

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Nitish Sharma
Nitish Sharma Dec 04, 2020
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Neocortex and evolution of humans

Subash Chapagain
Subash Chapagain Dec 21, 2020

[1]Jon H. Kaas, Chapter 3 - The origin and evolution of neocortex: From early mammals to modern humans, Editor(s): Michel A. Hofman, Progress in Brain Research, Elsevier, Volume 250, 2019, Pages 61-81, ISSN 0079-6123, ISBN 9780444643179, https://doi.org/10.1016/bs.pbr.2019.03.017

[2]Letinic, K. & Rakic, P. Telencephalic origin of human thalamic GABAergic neurons. Nature Neurosci. 4, 931–936 (2001).

[3]Johnson, M. B. et al. Functional and evolutionary insights into human brain development through global transcriptome analysis. Neuron 62, 494–509 (2009).

[4]Mao, R. et al. Primary and secondary transcriptional effects in the developing human Down syndrome brain and heart. Genome Biol. 6, R107 (2005).

"Stoned ape" hypothesis

Povilas S
Povilas S Dec 06, 2020
Nitish Sharma
Nitish Sharmaa month ago
Impressive! thanks for sharing.

Humans may have a role in the extinction of other Homo species

Shubhankar Kulkarni
Shubhankar Kulkarni Dec 14, 2020

[1]Alexei, 2017. Medium. https://franticrock.medium.com/summarized-summaries-ep12-sapiens-yuval-noah-harari-883ecabd76a8

[2]Mark Looi, 2020. Medium. https://marklooi.medium.com/summary-of-yuval-hararis-sapiens-bb5430aa4fd9

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