Neanderthals were more sophisticated than how they're often portrayed in popular culture.
Does brain size or brain-to-body ratio affect intelligence? Not as much as you'd think.
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.
The Neanderthals were smart, tough, and well-adapted to the cold where they lived in regions north of Africa, so what happened to them?
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