News FocusSOCIETY OF VERTEBRATE PALEONTOLOGY 68TH ANNUAL MEETING

Two Legs Good

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Science  31 Oct 2008:
Vol. 322, Issue 5902, pp. 670-671
DOI: 10.1126/science.322.5902.670b

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Summary

At the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology meeting, researchers presented a single bone, the thighbone of an ancient australopithecine from Galili, Ethiopia, that may add an interesting piece to the puzzle of how our famed ancestor "Lucy's" two-legged gait evolved.