- Endurance running and the evolution of HomoDennis M Bramble
Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
Nature 432:345-52. 2004..The fossil evidence of these features suggests that endurance running is a derived capability of the genus Homo, originating about 2 million years ago, and may have been instrumental in the evolution of the human body form...
- The human gluteus maximus and its role in runningDaniel E Lieberman
Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
J Exp Biol 209:2143-55. 2006....
- The evolution of endurance running and the tyranny of ethnography: a reply to Pickering and Bunn (2007)Daniel E Lieberman
J Hum Evol 53:439-42. 2007
- The evolution of marathon running : capabilities in humansDaniel E Lieberman
Department of Anthropology and Organismic, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
Sports Med 37:288-90. 2007..Human endurance running performance capabilities compare favourably with those of other mammals and probably emerged sometime around 2 million years ago in order to help meat-eating hominids compete with other carnivores...