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Browse: Neanderthals Weaned Early
A study of a Neanderthal tooth has revealed that the child it belonged to was exclusively breastfed for 7 months, followed by supplementation with other foods for another 7 months before weaning.
Cover Story: New Ideas about the Neanderthal Extinction
Were modern humans so superior that they drove Neanderthals to extinction, or did their lonely existence leave them genetically vulnerable?
Browse: Pit of Bones Reveals Neandertal Evolution
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Cover Story: Neandertal Life Reconstructed One Bacterium at a Time
Fossilised dental calculus is revealing that Neandertals weren’t the oafish brutes we’ve long considered them to be.