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Neandertal Post-Mortem Modification

A study published in the American Journal of Physical Anthropology has for the first time analysed the fragments of three individuals found between ’67 and ’80 at the French site, Marillac, dating back 57,600 years ago. 129 palabras más


A nearly complete fossilized Neandertal skeleton accidentally found in 1993 in a cave near Altamura, Italy is about 128,000 to 187,000 years old. Only the upside down skull and part of a shoulder were visible. 201 palabras más


More About Archaic Human Genetic Legacy

 Surprise! 20 Percent of Neanderthal Genome Lives On in Modern Humans, Scientists Find

Two new studies suggest that the contribution from Neanderthal DNA was vital. 1.130 palabras más

Asperger's Human Experience

Literature Review: Human Evolution

by Carl Strang

Kimbel, William H., et al. 2014. Ardipithecus ramidus and the evolution of the human cranial base. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences… 477 palabras más


130,000 Year Old Eagle Claw Jewelry From Krapina Neandertals

Krapina Neandertals may have manipulated white-tailed eagle talons to make jewelry 130,000 years ago, before the appearance of modern human in Europe, according to a study published March 11, 2015 in the… 46 palabras más


Neanderthal neurograstronomy

There is a genetic basis to the food that we enjoy eating. Some people – which I call strange people – think cilantro has a strange, soapy taste at least partially because of… 512 palabras más


Find our new Shanidar exhibit in the North-East corner of the science building! Here’s our post covering the exhibit!