The earliest evidence of our human genus – Homo – was found in Ethiopia by a team of Arizona State University scientists and students during field research in 2013.
Philip Glass performance
7:30 p.m., Feb. 28, ASU Gammage, Tempe campus
In honor of ASU Gammage's 50th anniversary celebration, world-renowned composer Philp Glass returns to Gammage to perform his complete set of piano etudes, including the newly written Etudes 16-20, along with two guest pianists, Maki Namekawa and Ashley Oakley. More information
3 p.m.-12 a.m., March 6, ASU Skysong
Radically new visions of the future will be showcased as part of Arizona State University's Emerge 2015 – a one-day event featuring visionary Jad Abumrad, host of the award-winning show Radiolab, and 10 spellbinding "visitations from the future," including theatrical performances, improvisation, games, dance and hands-on opportunities to design and build the future. More information