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Six Degrees of Science: Primates and Early Humans

Houston Musuem of Natural Science 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston

As the Ice Age began, the Primate order produced australopithecines, which is considered the halfway point on the journey from early ape to humans. In our final section of the […]

Six Degrees of Science: The Rise of Mammals and the Pleistocene

Houston Musuem of Natural Science 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston

When the great dinosaurs died out 65 million years ago, our own class, Mammalia, took over. Meet the grand animals that dominated the lands at this time–sabretooths, mastodon, giant sloth, […]