Back in the 80s I devoured Richard Leakey’s “The Making of Mankind”. Quite a few things have changed since then, although I try to keep up to date with new developments as time allows through science daily. My local library had a copy of the textbook “The Human past” third edition, so I’m reading that to try and get a better overview of the subject. I’m also aware that there some good resources on the internet, if one can separate the wheat from the chaff. One of the best I’ve found at only 6:22 is
although I wonder if it might be better on a logarithmic timescale, as things get a bit rushed at the end.
What do you consider some of the best resources to point interested members of the public towards?