Topic: Physical anthropology

Eye Size Determined by Maximum Running Speed in Mammals

May 2, 2012

Maximum running speed is the most important variable influencing mammalian eye size other than body size, according to new research from The University of Texas at Austin.

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Learning from lemurs

June 29, 2011
Learning from lemurs

Ten thousand miles away on the island of Madagascar, anthropologist Rebecca Lewis studies primates and boosts the local economy.

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New fossil primate found in West Texas

May 16, 2011
New fossil primate found in West Texas

Take a closer look at a previously unknown species of fossil primate and a collection of images from the site where the fossil was found.

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