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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South African tribe who number 100k but were once most common humans on earth , The small group of hunter-gatherers now living in Southern Africa and known as the Khoisan speak in 'click' languages, and have maintained the greatest genetic diversity known among human populations.
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ANU archaeologist helps discover earliest human engravings , "It rewrites human history": Canberra academic discovers earliest human engravings
New evidence of ancient rock art across Southeast Asia , Latest research on the oldest surviving rock art of Southeast Asia shows that the region's first people, hunter-gatherers who arrived over 50,000 years ago, brought with them a rich art practice.
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Analysis Of Oldest Human Feces Reveal Neanderthals Ate Vegetables , New research suggests that Neanderthals and modern humans coexisted for a much longer time than previously thought. A new study concludes that modern humans arrived in Europe much earlier than previously believed, and that ...
Supervolcano cleared in Neanderthals' demise , VANCOUVER, British Columbia Neanderthals disappeared from Europe 40,000 years ago, about the same time as the region's biggest volcanic blast in the last 200,000 years. But don't blame the volcano, a new study suggests. Most of the eruption's climate ...
Neanderthals made some of Europe's oldest art , Criss-cross patterns deep in a Gibraltan cave suggest that the species had minds capable of abstract artistic expression. It looks like a game of tic tac toe, but engravings found deep inside a cave in Gibraltar might be a Neanderthal masterpiece.
A journey deep inside Spain's temple of cave art - BBC News , ° A journey deep inside Spain's temple of cave art ° ... celebrated rock art temples. When Homo sapiens first began their northward migration from Africa to Europe around 40,000 years ago, some joined the Neanderthals here in Cantabria, a region that is home to at least 40 painted caves , including El ...
Prehistoric rock art in Indonesia dated to 40000 years ago - World Socialist Web Site , ° Prehistoric rock art in Indonesia dated to 40000 years ago ° Archaeologists have previously discovered materials used by humans within many of the cave walls and have discovered a total of 90 rock art sites. Previously, the earliest dated evidence for human occupation at Sulawesi came from radiocarbon dates of ...
Ancient human bone helps date our first sex with Neanderthals - The Guardian , ° Ancient human bone helps date our first sex with Neanderthals ° In the 1920s and 30s, researchers found 100,000-year-old skeletons of modern humans in caves in what is now Israel. The remains may have belonged to a group of ... The latest findings suggest that the ancestors of modern Australians, who carry a ... ° 45000-year-old man was human- Neanderthal mix ABC Science Online ° DNA tells us how man and Neanderthal met, mated and mixed Tech Times ° Oldest human DNA narrows time of Neandertal hookups Science News ° International Business Times -Christian Science Monitor -South China Morning Post (subscription)
Q&A: Cave Art Older, More Widespread Than Thought, Archaeologist Says - National Geographic , ° Q&A: Cave Art Older, More Widespread Than Thought, Archaeologist Says ° A human hand and a "pig-deer" drawn in an Indonesian cave at least 40,000 years ago put Asia in a virtual tie with Europe for the earliest known cave art . (See "Cave ... cave art . The dates proved startlingly ancient for cave paintings discovered ... ° RIP ScienceOnline, cave art in Indonesia is as old as European cave art , how ... PLoS Blogs (blog) ° Hand stencils, paintings in Indonesian 'raises questions about early mankind' Catholic Online