Homo sapiens sapiens


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Noun1.Homo sapiens sapiens - subspecies of Homo sapiensHomo sapiens sapiens - subspecies of Homo sapiens; includes all modern races
genus Homo - type genus of the family Hominidae
Homo sapiens - the only surviving hominid; species to which modern man belongs; bipedal primate having language and ability to make and use complex tools; brain volume at least 1400 cc
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Hence the question: If as the term implies homo sapiens sapiens is "all knowing", why do human beings the whole world over behave exactly like the mindless meat-eating denizens of all of our so-called "national parks"?
Our scientific name, Homo sapiens sapiens, means doubly wise (or self-aware) man.
Se calcula que el largo proceso de divergencia entre los chimpances y el homo sapiens sapiens ocurrio hace aproximadamente 7 u 8 millones de anos.
The Neanderthals or Homo sapiens turned up 200,000 years ago and Homo sapiens sapiens - that's us - 160,000 years after that.
Al parecer, la busqueda del eslabon perdido de la cadena de evolucion de la especie humana se ha convertido en el hallazgo de varios eslabones que hace miles de anos convergieron para formar el eslabon final, el del Homo sapiens sapiens, y no una sucesion lineal de especies que finalmente llevo a una superior, la del hombre moderno.
It could be the one thing which truly distinguishes man--Neanderthals like me and modern homo sapiens sapiens like you--from all other animals, and has been so throughout our written, cave-wall painted and unrecorded history: the desire to personalize, safeguard, couch and cherish that sharpened stick, the stone-headed club, the flaked-obsidian blade and the custom pocket pistol--because it's ours, and therefore different.
Con el fin de contribuir en el conocimiento morfologico, se describio en cortes coronales y horizontales el encefalo del bovino (Bos taurus) y posteriormente se comparo la forma, posicion y ubicacion del talamo y los nucleos basales frente a las especies: Canis Familiaris (Canina), Equus Caballus (Equina) y Homo sapiens sapiens (Humana).
But it may have given them a slight edge over neighbouring Neanderthals, who died out even as Homo sapiens sapiens flourished.
The main theme of the article (Lieber, 1965) was to demonstrate that modern man, Homo sapiens sapiens, would not have come to be under the harsh glacial conditions of Western Europe present thousands of years ago, or under any harsh environmental situation, for that matter.
Entre las cualidades mas relevantes del Homo sapiens sapiens se cuenta, sin duda alguna, el lenguaje, es decir, la facultad de compresion a traves de palabras que tienen un contenido y un significado muy concreto.