5 Surprising Ways Neanderthal Were Just Like Us


Neanderthals have been extinct for about 40,000 years, but their legacy lives on within humans. Although we may think of these prehistoric cousins as dim-witted, they were capable of complex thought, communication, and sophisticated technology. Learn more about Homo neanderthalensis below:

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