Neanderthals were more sophisticated than how they're often portrayed in popular culture.
Haven't we all been on an elevator and noticed that just about everyone stops talking when they get on?
According to one study, the skulls of some Americans have actually grown over the past 120 or so years.
Scientists have found evidence that by the time modern humans arrived in Europe, Neanderthals had already experienced an extinction scare.
Modern preventive medicine has saved millions of lives. You'll be surprised to hear that Neanderthals may have helped ancient humans prevent disease with genes.
According to many studies, the rise of agriculture coincided with declines in human height and overall health.
A small gluteus does fine at positioning the hip bone for tree climbing, but not for walking...
According to new genetic analysis, Southern Europeans, Middle Eastern groups and Jews share genes with African populations.
Chimps and bonobos diverged from each other one to two million years ago.
Raspberries, kiss squeaks, and grumphs are all noises made by orangutans. Learn how orangutans communicate and use gestures.