The Neanderthals Rediscovered: How Modern Science is Rewriting Their Story

Science and Technics

Dimitra Papagianni and Michael A. Morse

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Language: English

Neanderthals have been seen as evolutionary dead-ends but advances in DNA technology have forced a reassessment of their place in our own past. What caused their extinction? They evolved in parallel to Homo Sapiens and in Asia may have had the upper hand. The superiority of Homo sapiens suddenly seems less inevitable.