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Neanderthal Caves Organized as 'Pleasant Places to Live'
Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, archaeology, Neanderthals, research, study, science, interesting )

- 1996 days ago -
Neanderthals may have been more like us than previously thought, according to new evidence suggesting they organized their living spaces in ways similar to modern humans.
Oldest Human DNA Reveals Mysterious Branch of Humanity
Science & Tech  (tags: human evolution, Neanderthals, DNA, human ancestors, Denisovans )

- 2003 days ago -
The oldest known human DNA found yet reveals human evolution was even more confusing than thought, researchers say.
Neanderthals' Incest, Interspecies Sex Revealed By Genome
Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, research, society, discovery, genes, humans, Neanderthals, evolution, science, study )

- 2006 days ago -
Neanderthals liked to keep it in the family with DNA sequencing of an ancient toe revealing long-term inbreeding amongst a Siberian-based population.
Much Earlier Split for Neanderthals, Humans?
Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, discovery, humans, interesting, science, study, common ancestor, Neanderthals )

- 2071 days ago -
Study challenges thinking on last common ancestor of Neanderthals, humans.
Study Suggests Neanderthals Were More Advanced
Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, discovery, interesting, humans, study, Neanderthals, tools, advanced, skills )

- 2141 days ago -
Researchers have found what they say are specialized bone tools made by Neanderthals in Europe thousands of years before modern humans are thought to have arrived to share such skills.
5 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Neanderthals
Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, humans, discovery, science, study, research, Neanderthals, behavior, habitat )

- 2284 days ago -
Our thick-browed, extinct friends known as the Neanderthals have been all over the news lately. The latest find?
Failure to Hunt Rabbits Part of Neanderthals' Demise?
Science & Tech  (tags: rabbits, Neanderthals, archaeology, discovery, interesting, scientists, extinction )

- 2291 days ago -
Rabbits are small, fast, and devilishly hard to catch. And that could have had dire consequences for Neanderthals.
Neanderthals Lived Fast, Died Young
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, health, history, humans, interesting, Neanderthals, news, research, science, scientists, study, world )

- 3140 days ago -
Neanderthals reached full maturity faster than humans do today, suggests a new examination of teeth from 11 Neanderthal and early human fossils. The findings, detailed in the latest report portray Neanderthals as a live fast and die young species.
Neanderthals Were Compassionate and Caring
Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, neanderthals, evolution, discovery )

- 3182 days ago -
Neanderthals are often depicted as brutish club wielders, but a new book suggests Neanderthals had a sensitive side, displaying "a deep seated sense of compassion."
'Complexity' of Neanderthal Tools
Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, ancient, society, humans, neanderthals, tools )

- 3219 days ago -
Early stone tools developed by our species Homo sapiens were no more sophisticated than those used by our extinct relatives the Neanderthals. That is the conclusion of researchers who recreated tools used by these ancient human groups.
Artefacts Hint at Earliest Neanderthals in Britain
Science & Tech  (tags: Artefacts, Britain, Neanderthals, science, research )

- 3309 days ago -
The finds push back the presence of Neanderthals in Britain by 40,000 years or more, said Dr Francis Wenban-Smith, from Southampton University.
We May Soon Be Able To Clone Neanderthals,But Should We?
Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, neanderthals, cloning )

- 3418 days ago -
We may be able to clone neanderthals,But should we?
Urka Bugla Gobetteyfoo! (Translation: You Should Have Seen the One That Got Away!)
Science & Tech  (tags: Neanderthals, fishing, seafood, hunting, diet, research )

- 3926 days ago -
Fascinating article on Neanderthals - scientists are finding they actively sought and ate sea creatures as well as land prey.
Neanderthals Not at All Related to Modern Humans
Science & Tech  (tags: Neanderthals, Evolution, Prehistoric, Humans, science, research, study, world, interesting )

- 4238 days ago -
The famous prehistoric Neanderthal people made little or no contribution to the gene pool or culture of modern humans, according to a re-evaluation of their part in evolution.
DNA Shows Neanderthals Had Gene Critical for Speech
Science & Tech  (tags: humans, speech, DNA, gene, science, Neanderthals )

- 4263 days ago -
Neanderthals, an archaic human species that dominated Europe until the arrival of modern humans some 45,000 years ago, possessed a critical gene known to underlie speech, according to DNA evidence retrieved from two individuals excavated from Spain.

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