Full Interview: Timothy Taylor on The Artificial Ape

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Nora talks to Timothy Taylor about his challenging new theory in the world of archeology. In his book called The Artificial Ape, Timothy argues that the very appearance of  humans is a result of early technology. In other words, as a species, we have relied on the artificial all along. Timothy turns on its head the idea that as humankind, we are shaping our tools.  He says it's really our tools shaping us.

A shorter version of this interview will air on the 147th episode of Spark, but right now, you can listen to the full, uncut interview below, or download the MP3. [runs 27:53]

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