NEWS.com.au Were Neanderthals Europe's First Cave Artists?
The study suggests that the art may not be the work of modern humans at all. Neanderthals have been portrayed as brutish, animalistic cavemen, but the archaeological evidence suggests they weren't dummies. The Panel of Hands at El Castillo Cave in …
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Dogs helped modern humans eradicate Neanderthals in Europe 40k yrs ago ° , London, Mar. 02 (ANI): Researcher has revealed that dogs bred from wolves helped modern humans vanquish local Neanderthals 40,000 years ago from Europe. According to Professor Pat Shipman of Pennsylvania State University, Dogs were used by humans to gain a competitive edge in hunting that led to the extinction of Neanderthals on the continent 40,000 years ago, the Independent reported. The ...
Neanderthal teeth suggest sexual division of labor ° , Aaron Deter-Wolf for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study examining Neanderthal teeth from Western Europe suggests that there was a division of labor between males and females. The study was conducted by members of the Department of Paleobiology at the Spanish Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales and published online this month in the Journal of Human Evolution . Although Neanderthals ...
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European languages linked to migration from the east ° , Large ancient-DNA study uncovers population that moved westwards 4,500 years ago.
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Neanderthals may have disappeared from Iberian Peninsula 5k yrs earlier than believed ° , Washington, Feb. 6 (ANI): A new study has recently revealed that Neanderthals disappeared from the Iberian Peninsula around 45,000 years ago, or some 5,000 years before the rest of Europe.
Calotte fossil skull connects continents ° , ° Science Codex ° ° The approximately 55,000 year old remains of a braincase were investigated with state-of-the- art methods by Israeli scientists and anthropologists from the University of Vienna and the Max Planck Institute Leipzig. It turned out that ... The Manot ... °
Our lost cousins, the Neanderthals ° , ° Boston Globe (subscription) ° ° At the start, Neanderthals were portrayed as savage strangers, often contrasted with the tall, powerful early human skeletons discovered in Europe in the same era, to whom writers preferred to liken themselves. The spirit of Wells's “The ... as early ... ° and more »
Our Neanderthals, Ourselves ° , ° The New Yorker ° Our Neanderthals , Ourselves ° It is no longer news that Neanderthals and modern humans were similar enough to interbreed. That discovery made headlines worldwide when it was first announced, in the spring of 2010, by a team of scientists at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary ... ° and more »
Origins Project debate examines great extinctions ° , ° Arizona State University ° ° As modern humans migrated out of Africa, they first encountered Neanderthals living in Europe . ... One tantalizing tidbit Paabo discovered was a variant of type 2 diabetes found only in Neanderthals that seemed to make them uniquely adapted to ... °