humans humans  /ˈhju mənz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) all of the living human inhabitants of the earth

Usage(s):

  1. For some reason albino frogs are far rarer than albino humans, lobsters, squirrels, peacocks, porcupines.
  2. Their theory is that modern humans entered China from the south 40,000 to 60,000 years ago.
  3. If pigs are to blame, so too are birds and humans.

News

  1. Climate Change Led To Modern Humans In Stone Age

    Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online New evidence suggests that modern humans emerged as the need to find refuge from sudden changes in climate grew. An international team of researchers found that technological innovation and the emergence of culture and modern behavior took place abruptly. They were able to link these pulses of innovation to the climate that prevailed in sub ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: redOrbit

  2. These Are Humans 100,000 Years in the Future?

    One artist predicted this is what humans will look like in 100 thousand years, based on pretty much nothing but a whole lot of guessing. Using that guess, Buzzfeed put together this gallery of celebs from the future, and let’s …
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Nightcap TV

  3. Canine Research Sheds Light on OCD in Humans

    Title: Canine Research Sheds Light on OCD in Humans Category: Health News Created: 6/14/2013 2:36:00 PM Last Editorial Review: 6/17/2013 12:00:00 AM
    on June 18, 2013     Source: MedicineNet.com

Quotes

  1. Avril wrote on her official website: "I had never heard this song in my life and their claim is based on 5 words. All songs share similar lyrics and emotions. As humans we speak one language. Simply put, I have been falsely accused of ripping their...
    on Jul 9, 2007 By: Avril Lavigne Source: Life Style Extra

  2. "My heart goes out to Karen Tracy and I am hoping for a speedy recovery for those (both pets and humans) injured in this terrible event," Stewart wrote.
    on Mar 9, 2009 By: Martha Stewart Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. "The nickname I use for the lander is, it'sa pickup truck," Mr. Horowitz said. "You can put whatever you want in the back. You can take it to wherever you want. So you can deliver cargo, crew, do it robotically, do it with humans on board....
    on Dec 4, 2006 By: Scott Horowitz Source: New York Times

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