ERIC Number: EJ410902
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
"Eve" in Africa: Human Evolution Meets Molecular Biology.
Seager, Robert D.
American Biology Teacher, v52 n3 p144-49 Mar 1990
Presented is a discussion of recent evidence on the evolution of human forms on earth gathered and evaluated using mitochondrial DNA techniques. Theories regarding the possibility that a common female ancestor existed in Africa about 200,000 years ago are discussed. A list of teaching aids is provided. (CW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Researchers
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