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MP Lombardo, RO Deaner – The Quarterly Review of Biology, 2018
… Despite the lack of direct archeological evidence, it is difficult to believe that human ancestors did … and argued that the evolution of throwing was the driving force in the evolution of bipedal … The existence of caches in Africa from approximately 2.6–1.6 mya of manuports similar in …
Holocene rainfall runoff in the central Ethiopian highlands and evolution of the River Nile drainage system as revealed from a sediment record from Lake Dendi
B Wagner, V Wennrich, F Viehberg, A Junginger… – Global and Planetary …, 2018
… The present day climate of Northeast Africa is affected by complex interactions between the West African Monsoon, the Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ), and the Congo Air Boundary (CAB; eg Ivory et al., 2012; Costa et al., 2014; Enzel et al., 2015), where humid air from …