Ancient children were more ape-like than their parents

Around 3 million years ago humans were basically just upright apes. Hence their name Australopithecus, which just means “southern ape”.¬†However, children from back then took this to the extreme; sharing more features with other apes than their parents did1. See, there were still a few features that identified 3 million-year-old people as distinct from the Continue Reading