BREAKING NEWS: Famed paleontologist Yves Coppens, whose discovery of 3.2-million-year-old skeleton, Lucy, proved human ancestors walked upright, dies at age 87
- Yves Coppens died Wednesday at the age of 87
- He was born on August 9, 1943 in Vannes, France and dedicated his life to unravelling the mystery of human origin
- He is famed for discovering a skeleton of a hominid 45 years ago in Ethiopia
Paleontologist, Yves Coppens, who is known for discovering fossils of the famous hominid skeleton Lucy, died on Wednesday. He was 87 years old.
Coppens, who was born…
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