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Hypotheses on human evolution

There are still many uncertainties about human evolution. Here some hypotheses:

Initially prepared in 2009 to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Darwin's birth (February 12, 1809) and 150th anniversary of the publication of On the Origin of Species (November 24, 1859). Updated several times since then.


"I am sorry to have to inform you that I do not believe in the Bible as a divine revelation, & therefore not in Jesus Christ as the Son of God. Yours faithful" Ch. Darwin [letter written in Nov. 1880]

0. In his 1863 Evidence as to Man's Place in Nature, Darwin's friend Thomas Huxley exaggerated the size of the Gibbon while presenting the anatomical argument explicit in the above frontispiece.



1. The Ascent of Man, drawing by A. Busetto from Circa [http://www.ibc.regione.emilia-romagna.it/paleo/index.htm] www.kheper.net/evolution/ascentofman.html



2. A simplified version of this figure appears in the cover of the book El mono obeso by JE Campillo



3. From www.steinbergforcongress.com



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5. From Judge magazine, July 18, 1925, p. 2.



6. From the cover of The Economist Dec 24th 2005

7. by Peter Nicholson (www.nicholsoncartoons.com.au)



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10. by Forges



11. http://www.earlelouder.com/



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13. by Mackay, http://www.walksf.org/segways/



14. From the cover of Trends in Ecology and Evolution, volume 22 issue 3



15. From Al margen, 2007



16. byDonado

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18. Circular evolution



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20. Homo sapiens sapiens avatariensis (from: villainbaroque.wordpress.com/2008/06/17/the-dawning-of-the-age-of-the-avatar/)



21. (from: http://faculty.knox.edu/fmcandre)



22. Evolution of woman (caricatura.ru)



23. (from: http://www.3x6.net/vhoorl/)



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31. by Dan Piraro (Bizarro.com)



32. from: http://vrm1979.deviantart.com



33. from: http://www.humerusonline.com



34. from:http://www.insideout-designs.com



35. by IMAGEZOO / SuperStock



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37. from http://blogs.publico.es/ciencias



38. by Paula Suárez



39. by Javirroyo



39. by Martin Tognola



40. from De Rerum Natura



41. by Frank, Papa x Darwin



42. by a google supporter



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44. from vocesconfutura.tumblr.com



45. http://www.campuscy.com/easyconsole.cfm/id/164



46. http://www.encognitive.com/node/10796



47. http://pcbiadora.wordpress.com/2008/08/17/michael-phelpsthe-latest-stage-in-human-evolution/



48. dreamstime.com



49. shutterstock.com



50. dreamstime.com



51. dreamstime.com



52. www.baddayLa.com



53. battlestar-galactica



54. http://www.tomrhodesart.com



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56. Ateism



57. From http://theconversation.com/sorry-attenborough-humans-still-evolve-by-natural-selection-18124



58. From http://www.fastcompany.com/1814448/after-revolution-enter-evolutionary



59. http://bythebell.com/2011/10/the-continuing-evolution-of-man.html



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62. dreamtime.com



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67. The beginning of nostalgia. A Liana Finck cartoon from the November 30th New Yorker (thanks to arnoldzwicky.org)



68. by Harry Bliss (thanks to arnoldzwicky.org)



69. by Victor Steinbok (thanks to arnoldzwicky.org)



70. by Mort Gerberg, New Yorker (thanks to arnoldzwicky.org)



71. by Bizarro, bizarro.com (thanks to arnoldzwicky.org)



72. by Gahan Wilson (thanks to arnoldzwicky.org)



73. by Ed Fisher (thanks to arnoldzwicky.org)



74. by Tom Cheney (thanks to arnoldzwicky.org)



75. by Peter Steiner (thanks to arnoldzwicky.org)



76. by Sam Gross (thanks to arnoldzwicky.org)



77. by Dan Piraro, Bizarro.com (thanks to arnoldzwicky.org)



78. by Mike Luckovich (thanks to arnoldzwicky.org)



79. Three alternative covers of the New Yorker (5/14/07) fit together into a complex human evolution, by Bruce McCall (thanks to arnoldzwicky.org)



80. quotesgram.com



81. quotesgram.com



82. Woman International Day 2011



83. from www.peyman.org



84. fun.marinov.net



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86. by Taylor Jones from Funny Times, Feb 2016. The third and fourth figures are Bruce Jenner and Caitlin Jenner, American sport personalities. (thanks to arnoldzwicky.org)



87. from blog.hubspot.com



88. by Hardin



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94. from dailymail.co.uk



95. from redbubble



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99. From a segway rental in Calp (eastern Spain)



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101. by Ellesendort



102. The ascent of MowerMan, from zitscomics.com



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