The primitive brain of early Homo

  title={The primitive brain of early Homo},
  author={Marcia S. Ponce de Le{\'o}n and Thibault Bienvenu and Assaf Marom and Silvano Engel and Paul Tafforeau and Jos{\'e} Luis Alatorre Warren and David Lordkipanidze and Iwan Kurniawan and Delta Bayu Murti and Rusyad Adi Suriyanto and Toetik Koesbardiati and Christoph P. E. Zollikofer},
  pages={165 - 171}
Brain evolution in early Homo Human brains are larger than and structurally different from the brains of the great apes. Ponce de León et al. explored the timing of the origins of the structurally modern human brain (see the Perspective by Beaudet). By comparing endocasts, representations of the inner surface of fossil brain cases, from early Homo from Africa, Georgia, and Southeast Asia, they show that these structural innovations emerged later than the first dispersal of the genus from Africa… 

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