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17

Dec

Did Neanderthals intentionally bury their dead?Certain traits of the fossils, including a lack of disturbance by animals, indicate the the Neanderthals buried bodies rapidly to possibly protect the bones.

Did Neanderthals intentionally bury their dead?
Certain traits of the fossils, including a lack of disturbance by animals, indicate the the Neanderthals buried bodies rapidly to possibly protect the bones.

13

Aug

Neanderthals may have taught early humans how to make toolsResearchers are not suggesting that Neanderthals were the first to make bone tools with their latest study.

Neanderthals may have taught early humans how to make tools
Researchers are not suggesting that Neanderthals were the first to make bone tools with their latest study.

16

Nov

Did Neanderthals sail to Mediterranean?Stone artifacts and quartz hand-axs hint that human ancestors may have been ancient mariners.

Did Neanderthals sail to Mediterranean?
Stone artifacts and quartz hand-axs hint that human ancestors may have been ancient mariners.

03

Nov

Who didn’t have sex with Neanderthals?Looking at the genomes of Neanderthals and North Africans, researchers are getting a fuller picture of the development of the human race.

Who didn’t have sex with Neanderthals?
Looking at the genomes of Neanderthals and North Africans, researchers are getting a fuller picture of the development of the human race.

25

Aug

Most Neanderthals were right-handedScientists analyzed a skeleton’s teeth, which Neanderthals regularly used as a ‘third hand’ to determine the handedness of the skeleton.

Most Neanderthals were right-handed
Scientists analyzed a skeleton’s teeth, which Neanderthals regularly used as a ‘third hand’ to determine the handedness of the skeleton.