Tag: origins

The Perspective from Africa – Job Kibii: Australopithecus in East and South Africa

(air whooshing) (beeping) (soft piano music) – [Narrator] We are the paradoxical ape. Bipedal, naked, large-brained, long the master of fire, tools, and language, but still trying to understand ourselves. Aware that death is inevitable, yet filled with optimism, We grow up slowly. We hand down knowledge. We empathize and deceive. We shape the future…

By Stanley Isaacs August 31, 2019 2