The Evolution of Humans Essay

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The Evolution of Humans The evolution of humans was (and is) a very important time. The first being of evolution was Australopithecus Afarensis or “Lucy”. Then we moved on to Homo erectus and Homo Neanderthal. When the weather got hotter, we were Homo Sapiens Sapiens and finally, the modern man. This evolution did not happen overnight. It took millions of years. The past is hardly forgotten, but the imminent is next. The future of evolution is being studied as well as the past. Most people were skeptical of the idea that humans are not a perfect species but scientists all over the globe have made some shocking discoveries. Now that humans have researched the past changes, we can assume the future of evolving humans. We can tell we are …show more content…
The Evolution of Humans The evolution of humans was (and is) a very important time. The first being of evolution was Australopithecus Afarensis or “Lucy”. Then we moved on to Homo erectus and Homo Neanderthal. When the weather got hotter, we were Homo Sapiens Sapiens and finally, the modern man. This evolution did not happen overnight. It took millions of years. The past is hardly forgotten, but the imminent is next. The future of evolution is being studied as well as the past. Most people were skeptical of the idea that humans are not a perfect species but scientists all over the globe have made some shocking discoveries. Now that humans have researched the past changes, we can assume the future of evolving humans. We can tell we are evolving because of some new factors. Some reasons are that- we are becoming more lactose tolerant (we can digest milk), our toes are getting shorter and we might not have as many in the future, our brains are shrinking due to lack of complete use (if you get what I mean), more and more people are having the recessive eye color of blue, and the gender difference is becoming a challenge to distinguish. But to understand what might happen in the future, you have to understand the past.
In the past, humans had to evolve faster than their planet. The world was freezing over. This time was the ice age. Humans realized the weather was getting colder by the day, and they naturally grew hair faster to keep their bodies warm. The ice age also brought

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