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Humans, Neanderthals interbred in Europe  Jun 23, 12:20 pm
Washington, Jun 23 (ANI): As per a new study, early Europeans had recent Neanderthal ancestors.
Early humans' innovative hunting weapons didn't bully Neanderthals into extinction  Apr 29, 12:33 pm
Washington, Apr.29 (ANI): A new study has revealed that early humans' innovative hunting weapons may not have caused the demise of the Neanderthals.
Neanderthals may have died off because they couldn't harness fire  Apr 21, 2:39 pm
Washington, Apr.21 (ANI): A new study has revealed that Neanderthals may have died off because they lacked in the fire mastery.
Neanderthals used to mutilate bodies of recently deceased adults, kids  Apr 15, 1:39 pm
Washington, Apr. 15 (ANI): A new study of Neanderthal bones found at the Marillac site in the he French region of Poitou-Charentes shows that they used to beat and cut the bodies of newly dead members of their family with stone tools.
Here's why we have chins  Apr 14, 10:50 am
Washington, Apr 14 (ANI): A new study has given the reason behind why did human chins evolve if Neanderthals and archaic humans didn't possess them.
Volcanic cataclysm 40k yrs ago in Italy may have triggered final demise of Neanderthals  Mar 22, 11:09 am
Washington, Mar.22 (ANI): A new study has recently revealed that volcanic cataclysm 40,000 years ago in Italy may have triggered final demise of Neanderthals.
Neanderthals made world's first jewelry out of eagle claws 130,000 yrs ago  Mar 12, 10:34 am
Washington, Mar. 12 (ANI): A new study has revealed that Krapina Neandertals may have made world's first jewelry prepared by modifying eagle claws 130,000 years ago.
Dogs helped modern humans eradicate Neanderthals in Europe 40k yrs ago  Mar 2, 12:42 pm
London, Mar. 02 (ANI): Researcher has revealed that dogs bred from wolves helped modern humans vanquish local Neanderthals 40,000 years ago from Europe.
Neanderthals may have disappeared from Iberian Peninsula 5k yrs earlier than believed  Feb 6, 2:18 pm
Washington, Feb. 6 (ANI): A new study has recently revealed that Neanderthals disappeared from the Iberian Peninsula around 45,000 years ago, or some 5,000 years before the rest of Europe.
Newly found 55,000-year-old skull suggests early humans had sex with Neanderthals in Israel  Jan 29, 10:36 am
Washington, Jan. 29 (ANI): A newly discovered partial skull in Manot Cave in Israel's West Galilee suggested that early humans mated at some point with Neanderthals in Israel around 55,000 years ago.
Stone Age men weren't necessarily superior to Neanderthal counterparts  Jan 15, 12:15 pm
Washington, Jan 15 (ANI): Stone Age men may not have been more advanced than their Neanderthal counterparts.
Neanderthals were not 'subspecies' of modern humans  Nov 19, 10:34 am
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): A new study has revealed that Neanderthals were not subspecies of modern humans rather they were a distinct species separate from Homo sapiens.
DNA reveals Neanderthals first mated with humans 50,000 years ago  Oct 23, 2:20 pm
Washington, Oct 23 (ANI): A new study has examined the 45,000-year-old DNA from a Siberian man that has demonstrated that Neanderthals and humans first mated 50,000 years ago.
Neanderthals may have shared humans' artistic abilities  Sep 2, 10:57 am
Washington, Sept 2 (ANI): Scientists have studied rock engraving in Gorham's Cave in Gibraltar that may have been created by Neanderthals, suggesting that they may have shared humans' artistic abilities.
Modern humans, Neanderthals co-existed for up to 5000 years   Aug 21, 8:59 am
London, Aug 21 (ANI): A new study has suggested that modern humans and Neanderthals lived side-by-side for up to 5,000 years after the researchers collected more than 400 samples from the most important sites in Europe.
Neanderthals ate vegetables too!  Jun 26, 9:03 am
Washington, June 26 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that Neanderthal diet while heavy on meat, also included plant tissues, such as tubers and nuts.
Ancient Spanish skulls show mix of Neanderthal and primitive traits   Jun 20, 5:21 pm
Washington, June 20 (ANI): Scientists have discovered ancient skulls in a Spanish cave that show a mix of Neanderthal and more primitive traits, suggesting that Neanderthals evolved their defining characteristics in stages
'Dimwitted' Neanderthals were not inferior to modern humans  May 1, 8:57 am
Washington, May 1 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that the widely held opinion that Neanderthals were dimwitted may not hold true.
Neanderthals carried more copies of potentially detrimental mutations  Apr 22, 4:35 pm
Washington, April 22 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that Neanderthals carried more copies of mutations that would alter the amino acid makeup of proteins than modern humans possess, which suggests that their populations across Eurasia were likely small and isolated.
Neanderthals and early humans did not meet on the Iberian Peninsula  Apr 15, 11:00 am
Washington, April 14 (ANI): Scientists have said that a research that they are taking part in has revealed that Neanderthals and Cro-magnons did not meet on the Iberian Peninsula.
Neanderthals were affectionate towards their children  Apr 10, 10:21 am
Washington, Apr 10 (ANI): A new study suggests that Neanderthal children experienced strong emotional attachments with their immediate social group, used play to develop skills and played a significant role in their society.
Neanderthals from Western Europe almost became extinct before modern humans set in  Feb 25, 1:01 pm
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): A new study of mitochondrial DNA sequences suggests that Western Europe may have undergone a population crisis during a cold stretch of the Neanderthal era.
Modern humans have more of Neanderthals` traits than previously believed  Jan 30, 9:09 am
Washington, Jan. 30 (ANI): Researchers have analyzed exactly which areas of the human genome retain segments of Neanderthal DNA, passed down throughout the generations.
Mexicans may have inherited diabetes risk gene from Neanderthals   Dec 26, 10:41 am
Washington, Dec. 26 (ANI): A team of researchers have uncovered a new genetic clue that contributes to an increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
Neanderthals 'had ability to speak like humans'  Dec 21, 10:22 am
Washington, Dec. 21 (ANI): Researchers analyzing Neanderthal's fossilised hyoid bone - a horseshoe-shaped structure in the neck - have suggested that the species, just like humans, had the ability to speak.