Cover Image: Oski, Cal's official mascot, points to a digitally reconstructed close-up o f the hand of Ardi, a female of the speies Ardipithecus ramidus. The most ancient hominid skeleton ever found was discovered by an international team of scientists co-led by berkeley Professor Tim White (story on page 8). Photo illustration by Virgini Yeh. (Ardi hand image copyright Tim White and Gen Suwa).

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