The blog all about evolution

List of hominin species

This is a complete list of all the hominin species that are mentioned in my online courses on human evolution. The list is chronological with the oldest species at the top. New discoveries are of course being made all the time and I'll add to list every time something new comes along! The first...


The little people

Back in 2002, one of the most surprising discoveries in history of the study of human evolution was made. Diminutive hominins named Homo floresiensis, popularly known as Hobbits (despite the lack of evidence for them having hairy feet!), were discovered on the Indonesian island of Flores. Their...


All about evo-learn

In my first blog post I introduced what this evo-blog is going to be about. Here the aim is to introduce what I want to achieve with evo-learn and how I came to the idea of offering online courses on evolution. I've been interested in human evolution since I was a small boy and can remember...


Welcome to the evo-blog

The aim of this first post is to introduce what this blog is going to be about. There'll be another post soon where I'll introduce myself and my motivation behind my evo-learn online courses in a bit more detail. So what's this blog going to be about? Mainly it'll be about sharing interesting...