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Thursday, February 12, 2015
Tempe Center for the Arts
Tickets now available!
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Don Johanson interviewed about the 40th anniversary of the Lucy discovery on Inquiring Minds Podcast
People + Research
A $4.9 miilion, three-year grant from the John Templeton Foundation to IHO will allow IHO scientists to undertake a multifaceted, transdisciplinary collaborative research project seeking to increase our understanding of the process of "how we became human."
IHO at the "cutting-edge" of research in early tool technologies
Two published papers—one each in Nature and Science—document a two-step process of projectile weapon evolution that ultimately allows modern humans to conquer the planet—building a projectile and then figuring out how to hurl it with greater distance and accuracy with assisted leverage—the root of everything from hurling spears to artillery to spaceships whipping around planets.