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Most Neanderthals were right-handed

August 31st, 2012 | by Sevaan Franks

New research suggests that most Neanderthals were right-handed, and that because this means they had left-brain dominance, they may have


Language and toolmaking evolved together

November 5th, 2010 | by Sevaan Franks

Apparently, the boost that tool-making brought to brain power allowed humans to develop language. Stone-age humans mastered the art of



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