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Jul 24, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The child was able to survive head trauma for several years, but suffered from permanent brain damage as a result.
Jul 7, 2014 04:43 PM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Neanderthals may have interbred more widely than thought, if an inner ear with the species' traits are any sign.
Dec 23, 2013 09:19 AM ET // Lori Cuthbert
The throat bone, which supports the root of the tongue and is needed for speech, was present in Neanderthals too.
Apr 11, 2013 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Two million years ago in South Africa, a cross between humans and apes walked with a pigeon-toed gait, ate mostly veggies and spent a lot of time swinging in the trees.
Dec 12, 2012 03:00 AM ET
How Neanderthals disappeared is still a mystery, but investigate some theories about how humans won.