Re: On the importance of sticks.

Jim Foley (
31 Mar 1995 00:31:14 GMT

In article <3lf3dm$>,
Jim Foley <> wrote:
>In article <>, BARD <> wrote:
>> Can you guys catch me up on what's been discussed regarding
>> what became of every proto-hominid; why, all are now extinct?
>> Did Homo Sapiens have some hand in it?
>Possibly. Not necessarily through violence, we might have just been
>better at surviving in the same ecological niche.

A minor correction to the above: Homo sapiens hadn't yet evolved. It
would have been Homo erectus for the late robust australopithecines, and
Homo habilis was probably around when some of the earlier species
snuffed it.

Jim Foley Symbios Logic, Fort Collins (303) 223-5100 x9765