Archive for May 20th, 2009

Missing Link Found

Wednesday, May 20th, 2009

Scientists have unveiled a 47-million-year-old .

The search for a direct connection between humans and the rest of the animal kingdom has taken 200 years – but it was presented to the world at a special news conference in New York.

The discovery of the 95%-complete ‘lemur monkey’ – dubbed Ida or Darwinius Masillae – is described by experts as the “eighth wonder of the world”.