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What We Don't Know Is Thrilling

Deepak Chopra | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

It's what we don't know about our ancestors that's the most thrilling. Nothing in the fossil record, no matter how many dozen specialists study it, explains the trait that makes us human.

CDs and Ardi and Vooks, Oh My!

Michael Sigman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Michael Sigman

It can be exhilarating to contemplate the digital and evolutionary future. But I don't know if I could bear a world of "vookcases," "vook reports," and God forbid, a New York Review of Vooks.

Ardi: Oldest Human Skeleton Discovered, Bipedalism Origin May Be Revealed

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Guest post by Jamie Shreeve, National Geographic Magazine Science Editor The big news in the journal Science tomorrow is the discovery of the oldest ...

PHOTOS: Ardi - Earliest Human Ancestor Revealed

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Check out these recently released images of Ardi, the earliest discovered "human ancestor." (All captions and images courtesy of Science Magazine/...