CARTA: The Upright Ape: Bipedalism and Human Origins - Running, Walking and Evolution - UCTV - University of California Television
CARTA: The Upright Ape: Bipedalism and Human Origins - Running, Walking and Evolution
Premiere Date: 3/21/2012; 58 minutes


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Why are we the only two-legged creature to develop an exclusively upright gait? And what did it mean to the development of the human species? CARTA brings you foremost experts to explore the many facets of these questions in this fascinating series with presentations from Dan Lieberman, Leslie Aiello and Matt Cartmill that explore the effect of running, walking and the upright gait on hominid evolution. (#23442)

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Standards for Grade(s): 6

World History and Geography: Ancient Civilizations

6.1 Students describe what is known through archaeological studies of the early physical and cultural development of humankind from the Paleolithic era to the agricultural revolution.

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Evolution

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