Hunting in savanna-like landscapes may have poured jet fuel on brain evolution

African savanna (stock image).Credit: © Grispb / stock.adobe.com Ever wonder how land animals like humans evolved to become smarter than their aquatic ancestors? You can thank the ground you walk on.advertisement Northwestern University researchers recently discovered that complex landscapes — dotted with trees, bushes, boulders and knolls — might have helped land-dwelling animals evolve higher […]

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