In 2009, Paleontologists Discovered…

In 2009, paleontologists discovered human-like footprints near the eastern shores of Lake Turkana in Ileret, Kenya. The fossilized tracks suggested similarities to modern human feet, including an arch, a rounded heel and a big toe aligned parallel with the other toes. But at 1.5 million years old, these prints were much too old to belong to Homo sapiens, or modern humans. They were attributed to Homo erectus, an early human ancestor.
Now, researchers think they know why there were so many similarities: Homo erectus may have walked like we do today.

**That one way of “seeing” this data…

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