How Different is Sapiens from Erectus?

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(S. Joshua Swamidass) #1

Continuing the discussion from Not a good day to be a YEC:

(S. Joshua Swamidass) #2

Do any modern humans (Sapiens) have eyebrow ridges?

Turns out the answer is “yes.” Most people don’t have them, but some of us do.

#3

Do they have eyebrow ridges as predominant as H. erectus, and do they have a forehead that slopes backwards from those ridges?

For a bit of perspective, this is H. erectus with some flesh on the bones:

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