Thus, we are moving closer to the grand center, and will pass into Treta Yuga around the year 4099 A.
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As that word suggests, there was a tendency to conceive of males as typifying the human condition.
In the 4th century BC, the Greek philosopher Plato somewhat flippantly defined "man" as an erect and featherless biped.
Subsequently Diogenes the Cynic, in an equally flippant fashion, displayed a plucked chicken and declared, "Here is Plato's man." Plato's student, Aristotle, also was concerned with verbal definitions and distinctions, but he went on to describe the natural world in a matter-of-fact fashion that has earned him recognition as the founder of the biological sciences.
Both offer extremely early evidence of the use of fire by man in Africa and tools of the transitional Acheulian-Fauresmith type.
The earliest deposits of the are Acheulian, followed by a long period of abandonment.