http://anthro.palomar.edu/homo2/mod_homo_4.htm

Early Modern Homo sapiens. All people today are classified as Homo sapiens. Our species of humans first began to evolve nearly 200,000 years ago in ...

https://www.nytimes.com/2002/02/26/science/when-humans-became-human.html

Feb 26, 2002 ... The first human ancestors appeared between five million and seven million ... modern Homo sapiens -- evolved by at least 130,000 years ago ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_evolution

... (that is, approximately 200,000 years ago) and the ... where in Africa modern humans first appeared.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_human_evolution

The timeline of human evolution outlines the major events in the development of the human species, Homo sapiens, and the evolution of the human's ancestors. It includes brief explanations of some of the species, genera, and the higher ranks of taxa that are seen today as possible ancestors of modern humans. ..... They first appeared in the fossil record around 66 million years ago, soon ...

http://humanorigins.si.edu/evidence/human-fossils/species/homo-sapiens

Even though Linnaeus first described our species in 1758, it was not ... By 164,000 years ago modern humans were collecting and cooking shellfish and by  ...

https://www.newscientist.com/article/dn9989-timeline-human-evolution/

Sep 4, 2006 ... When did humans first emerge on the scene, and how did we develop? ... become extinct with the advent of modern humans 28,000 years ago ...

https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/world-history/world-history-beginnings/origin-humans-early-societies/a/where-did-humans-come-from

Homo sapiens, the first modern humans, evolved from their early hominid predecessors between 200,000 and 300,000 years ago. They developed a capacity ...

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/rethinking-modern-human-origins-5370343/

Jul 23, 2012 ... And then 200,000 years later, Homo sapiens suddenly appeared in Africa. ... First , he shows how modern people's mitochondrial DNA could all appear ... lead to the arrival of modern human traits at about 200,000 years ago.

https://cosmosmagazine.com/palaeontology/where-did-we-come-from-a-primer-on-early-human-evolution

Jun 9, 2016 ... Modern humans, Homo sapiens, are a single twig on a branch of the ... as Homo ergaster) first appeared in East Africa around two million years ago. By 1.8 million years ago, the species had migrated to modern-day Georgia, ...

https://www.yourgenome.org/stories/evolution-of-modern-humans

Jun 13, 2016 ... Modern humans originated in Africa within the past 200,000 years and ... However, Mitochondrial Eve wasn't the first or only woman on Earth at that time. ... Homo neanderthalis appeared in Europe about 250,000 years ago ...