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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bipedalism

Bipedalism is a form of terrestrial locomotion where an organism moves by means of its two ... Types of bipedal movement include walking, running, or hopping. ... Limited and exclusive bipedalism can offer a species several advantages. ..... likely that Man learnt to stand erect first in water and then, as his balance improved, ...

humanorigins.si.edu/human-characteristics/walking-upright

Walking upright may have helped this species survive in the diverse habitats ... enabling early humans to appear larger and more intimidating;; helping early ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/becoming-human-the-evolution-of-walking-upright-13837658

Aug 6, 2012 ... Walking on two legs distinguished the first hominids from other apes, but ... fossils were of brainy species–Neanderthals and Homo erectus.

www.answers.com/Q/What_species_first_appeared_to_walk_upright

Adam (if you are religious and believe in it) or: (if you follow the timelines of the earth and respect the hard working anthropologists) Homo erectus was the first

popular-archaeology.com/issue/june-2011/article/early-human-ancestors-walked-fully-upright-earlier-than-scientists-thought-study-shows

Jul 19, 2011 ... Early human ancestors walked fully upright about 2 million years earlier ... Australopithecus afarensis is an early species thought to be ... The more recent study results appear to support the hypothesis, ... Says Crompton, "we now need to determine when our ancestors first became able to walk or run over ...

www.newscientist.com/article/dn9989-timeline-human-evolution

Sep 4, 2006 ... When did humans first emerge on the scene, and how did we develop? ... with a volume around 400 – 500 cm3 -, but walk upright on two legs. ... Neanderthals appear and are found across Europe, from Britain in the west to Iran in ... Our own species Homo sapiens appears on the scene – and shortly after ...

www.encyclopedia.com/social-sciences-and-law/anthropology-and-archaeology/human-evolution/human-evolution

Humankind appears to have first evolved in Africa, and the fossils of early humans, ... Thought to walk upright and bipedal, these may have left footprints in ... This species may have reached up to 1.8 meters (6 feet) in height; they appear to ...

earthsky.org/earth/when-our-human-ancestors-first-walked-tall

Feb 21, 2011 ... When our human ancestors first walked tall ... Understanding that the arch appeared very early in our evolution ... stood and walked upright, perhaps the first human ancestor species to have this critical anatomical human trait.

www.iflscience.com/plants-and-animals/fossilized-footprints-confirm-homo-erectus-walked-modern-humans-million-years-ago

Jul 13, 2016 ... As revealed by fossilized footprints, Homo erectus walked just like ... years ago, about 57,000 years after H. sapiens, our own species, first appeared. ... elongated legs, and the ability to walk upright to a degree and even trek ...