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    Neanderthals

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    around 40,000 years ago. Since the first Neanderthal remains were excavated from a limestone quarry in Germany’s Neander Valley in the middle of the 19th century, the question of how these remarkable hominids met their demise has engaged the imagination of archaeologists and laypeople alike. This paper seeks to answer two questions. First, to what extend did humans and Neanderthals interbreed during their period of coexistence? Second, what factors gave human beings migrating into Europe from…

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    It is believed that the first humans with Neanderthal traits existed in Eurasia around 350,000-600,000 years ago. The first “true” Neanderthals were believed to have existed 200,000-250,000 years ago. Neanderthals lived during the Ice Age. They found shelter from the weather in Eurasia’s plentiful limestone caves, where many of their fossils have been found. This is where to term “cave man” originates. Neanderthals were thought to have originated in Africa and then migrated to Eurasia. They…

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    The Neanderthal Migration

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    Since I am a physical anthropology concentration, I’m planning to do my research on the Neanderthal speech gene. This research will most likely be a literature review, if possible I hope there are ways for me to do field work on this topic. Since Neanderthal were the last common ancestors of Homo sapiens, they have a lot more in common than the other species they diverged from. Modern humans are probably the only animal that uses language to communicate with each other, but the question that…

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    What Are Neanderthals?

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    “Researchers from the Muséum National histories Naturelle in Paris said it suggests the early human ancestors settled in areas where they built structures to live for extended periods of time” (Buckland). These researchers have found evidence that Neanderthals hunted mammoths and used their bones to create circular houses. Neanderthals would wrap and tie animal hide on themselves and that would be considered what they wore for clothes, they also used fire for warmth, cook food, and used it for…

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    Essay On Neanderthals

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    neanderthalensis or Neanderthals, an ancient primitive form of human. They adapted physically and culturally to the ice age conditions that prevailed during much of their time. 10,000 years later the Neanderthals vanished and has been a mystery. Although some sources considered the Neanderthals were primitive with no language, art, stupid presence and no personality, scientists have discovered that the Neanderthals were actually intelligent and had used language, symbols and art like human. They…

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    Neanderthals Essay

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    Why Neanderthals became extinct? The evolution of man, a three million journey from the branches of Africa to a civilization. The prehistoric times included drastic change, environment, planet, climate, tools, clothing and much more which helped shaped the civilization in the present. From the Hominid family tree it is a mystery when one of the members Neanderthals disappeared and left Homo sapiens to rule the world on their own. Homo Sapiens Neanderthalis or also known by the…

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    Neanderthals Culture

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    Neanderthals Culture Neanderthals cultures share several similarities in traditions and belief of today’s cultures such as burial ceremony, created tools, artistic accomplishments, representational or symbolic behaviors, and clothing, most specially their aptitudes and capabilities of speech. Some site of family graves were found—much more like specific area for grave plots, and around the grave were indication of flower pollens which may perhaps means they buried their dead family member…

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    “What A Neanderthal!” This essay explores the widespread misconception regarding Homo Neanderthalensis, an extinct ‘cousin’ of the early modern human ancestors. The commonly held idea is that they were a drastically unintelligent species. The lesser known reality is that the Neanderthal was just as intelligent as the early modern humans that existed around the same time. The fallacies involved are bias consideration of evidence, overgeneralization, and common belief. Oftentimes, the name…

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    The Neanderthals were a hominin species that inhabited Eurasia for around 300,000 years before disappearing soon after the arrival of anatomically modern humans, somewhere around 39,000 years ago. What the cause of this extinction might have been is a subject of heavy debate, the two main theories currently splitting between a climatic and a competitive focus. One of the most important components of being able to properly evaluate these propositions is to answer the question of whether modern…

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    evidence of many pre-humans: Homo erectus, Homo habilis, and the most famous... Homo Neandenthalensis. Movies, books, and magazines have all been made about them, but what are they really like? Neanderthals had a unique lifestyle, fascinating diet, and amazing anatomy! The Neanderthals first remains were found in…

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