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Oct 26, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Red meat may cause cancer, a study reported this week. But didn’t we evolve to eat it?
Apr 23, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Ancient teeth from Italy suggest that the arrival of modern humans in Western Europe coincided with the demise of Neanderthals.
Apr 20, 2015 05:30 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Neanderthals may have gone extinct because anatomically modern humans used fire to cook their food, meaning they could get by on fewer resources.
Jan 28, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The remains of an ancient Israeli female strongly suggests that Neanderthals and Homo sapiens first met and mated in Israel.
Dec 8, 2014 09:30 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Are you struggling with your holiday shopping list? Imagine what your options may have been more than 50,000 years ago.
Nov 7, 2014 11:40 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
There is a surprising genetic unity between the earliest known Europeans and contemporary Europeans, ancient DNA reveals.
Sep 2, 2014 01:30 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
Possibly the first known example of Neanderthal rock art has been discovered in a seaside cave on the Rock of Gibraltar, archaeologists say.
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.
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