• Question: what type of creature do we evolve from?

    Asked by ranger777rex to Alberto, Chris, Emmanuel on 28 Jun 2013.
    • Photo: Chris Whittle

      Chris Whittle answered on 28 Jun 2013:

      We probably evolved from an ape-like creature many millions of years ago in Africa. This was a common ancestor for us, bonobos and chimpanzees. Before that, all mammals probably came from a common ancestor which was the first placental mammal.