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www.bbc.com/earth/story/20160919-the-real-origin-of-clothes

Clothes do not fossilise, so we cannot get direct evidence for the time when our early human – "hominin" – ancestors stopped wandering about naked, and started draping their bodies with animal ...

gizmodo.com/when-did-humans-start-wearing-clothes-1299154403

Determining exactly when humans began wearing clothes is a challenge, largely because early clothes would have been things like animal hides, which degrade rapidly.

www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2013/09/when-people-started-wearing-clothes

When People Started Wearing Clothes. September 12, 2013 Emily Upton 7 comments. M. Schane asks: When did humans start wearing clothing? Determining exactly when humans began wearing clothes is a challenge, largely because early clothes would have been things like animal hides, which degrade rapidly. Therefore, there’s very little ...

www.reddit.com/.../comments/265b9n/when_did_people_start_wearing_underwear_did_men

When did people start wearing underwear? Did men and women start to wear underwear at different points in history? And when did underwear start being something the majority of people wear? (self.AskHistorians) submitted 5 years ago by razorbeamz. ... Clothing used to be extremely costly, most people did not own dozens of underwear like we do ...

www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-1345109/Man-started-wearing-clothes...

Man started wearing clothes 170,000 years ago enabling him to successfully migrate out of Africa, according to a new study following the evolution of lice. Dr David Reed, a mammalogist at the ...

www.seeker.com/humans-first-wore-clothing-170000-years-ago-1765156178.html

Humans began to wear clothing 170,000 years ago, concludes a new study that suggests our ancestors first put on clothes after the second-to-last Ice Age, when being nude must have been too cool ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clothing

Clothing (also known as clothes, apparel and attire) is a collective term for items worn on the body.Clothing can be made of textiles, animal skin, or other thin sheets of materials put together.The wearing of clothing is mostly restricted to human beings and is a feature of all human societies.The amount and type of clothing worn depend on body type, social, and geographic considerations.

www.quora.com/When-did-people-start-wearing-clothes-out-of-modesty

When did people start wearing clothes out of modesty? Different times in different places. First people started wearing clothes for purely ornamental reasons, and to show status. Then as people moved north into colder climes they started to wear c...

www.reddit.com/r/askscience/comments/5ezgho/why_did_humans_start_wearing_clothes

Wearing clothes was one reason why they could leave Africa in the first place. While we don't have an exact date for when we started wearing clothes, genetic studies on body lice are one way to figure it out. Such studies show that humans began to wear clothes around 85,000 - 170,000 years ago.

news.ufl.edu/archive/2011/01/uf-study-of-lice-dna-shows-humans-first-wore...

UF study of lice DNA shows humans first wore clothes 170,000 years ago. January 6, 2011. GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A new University of Florida study following the evolution of lice shows modern humans started wearing clothes about 170,000 years ago, a technology which enabled them to successfully migrate out of Africa.