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Most Neanderthals were right-handed

New research suggests that most Neanderthals were right-handed, and that because this means they had left-brain dominance, they may have had the capacity for language. A new analysis of the skeleton of a 20-something Neanderthal man confirms that he was a righty like most of his European caveman cousins whose remains

9,500-year-old figurines found in Israel

Two 9,500-year-old stone figurines depicting a ram and an ox have been found near Jerusalem. One of the objects is shaped like a ram and made of limestone. The other depicts an ox and is made of dolomite. Both are 15 centimeters (5.9 inches) long. Wednesday’s statement says the figurines could have

WWII bomb detonated in Munich

An unexploded bomb from the second World War was found at a building site in Munich and a bomb disposal team was called in to detonate it. Overnight, 2,500 residents were evacuated from the area closest to the bomb, with others living further away being told to stay in their homes. Experts