Browsing the "Neanderthals" Tag

Neanderthals ate their veggies

July 10th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

Analysis of Neanderthal poop suggests that they cooked and ate plants 50,000 years ago. The extinct Neandertals, who lived from


Neanderthals boiled their food

May 16th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

New evidence suggests that Neanderthals knew how to boil their food. Neanderthals were a species of early humans who lived


Neanderthals had shallow gene pool

May 8th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

New research shows that Neanderthals were much less genetically diverse than modern humans due to their populations being smaller and


Neanderthals were good parents

April 24th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

New research is challenging the traditional view that Neanderthal children had difficult and short lives. A research team from PALAEO


High-quality Neanderthal genome reconstructed

January 6th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

Scientists in Germany have reconstructed a Neanderthal genome out of materials extracted from a 50,000-year-old toe bone. An international research


Neanderthals organized their living spaces

December 13th, 2013 | by Sevaan Franks

New evidence suggests that Neanderthals organized their homes into different areas for different activities. The site comprises three levels assigned


Neanderthals ate fish

September 26th, 2013 | by Sevaan Franks

New evidence suggests that Neanderthals, who were previously thought to have lived off of large mammals, caught and ate fish.



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