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One of three newly found prehistoric arm bones, likely from a Neanderthal, suggests that the individual had a muscle injury near the shoulder.
New evidence suggests that refined stone weapons were developed in Armenia about 325,000 years ago.
Possibly the first known example of Neanderthal rock art has been discovered in a seaside cave on the Rock of Gibraltar, archaeologists say.
The petite Dorset people went extinct before the Vikings arrived and never mixed with Inuit or Eskimo peoples.
Ancient Paleolithic people in Spain ate snails as part of their regular diet, new research suggests.
Skeletal remains found in 2004 point to a human with Down syndrome, not a new species.
New study argues against notion that Turkish family members are a backward stage in human evolution.
Neanderthals may have interbred more widely than thought, if an inner ear with the species' traits are any sign.
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