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The skeletons of Lucy (left) and Kadanuumuu (right). Both belong to the early human species Australopithecus afarensis. (Images not to scale.) I never fully appreciated how small Lucy was until I saw her bones for myself. Photographs and restorations of her and her kin within the species Australopithecus afarensis had never really given me a…
A young lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla), photographed at the Bronx Zoo.
A male lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla), photographed at the Bronx Zoo.