Ardi Might have been chimplike than Originally thought — or Maybe Not

Among the first known hominids, a 4.4-million-year-old partial skeleton of a lady named Ardi had palms appropriate to climbing trees and moving out of branches, a fresh analysis indicates. “The most common ancestor of humans and chimpanzees was similar to chimps compared to some other dwelling primate,” states paleoanthropologist Thomas Prang of Texas A&M University