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        A Handy Gift from Ancient Primates | Your Inner Fish

        The history of early primate evolution can tell us amazing detail about the function of our human hands today. Our hand has the same basic form as the hands of all other primates, but what did the earliest version of this hand look like? Neil Shubin pays a visit to Jon Bloch, who shows him a remarkable fossil of Notharctus, an early primate with a hand that you may recognize.

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