Re: The Great Filter

Hara Ra (
Tue, 24 Sep 1996 21:55:39 -0700

John K Clark wrote:
> 1) Why did bipedalism develop? It's very hard to do, makes us slow, and
> causes us back problems.
Bipedalism may be slow, but it made us the most efficient runners on the
Humans can outrun and outlast any other running animal. Two men can run
down and
exhaust any other grazing mammal. Team hunting by running down prey is
cursorial hunting, like wolves do.

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