Neanderthals made fine parents…

 

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 NEANDERTHALS make good parents too

 

Indeed, we have come a long way in our understanding,  and therefore,  portrayal of Neanderthals. Above is an artistic impression of what a Neanderthal child would look like. The link to an article in Science News about parenting is here:

http://www.sci-news.com/archaeology/science-neanderthals-good-parents-01844.html

Contrast the above image of the Neanderthal child with the image below from the famous 19th century depiction of what we used to think Neanderthals looked like!

Copy (2) of kupka Boule, M. (1913). L’Homme Fossile de La Chapelle-aux-Saints. Mason, Paris.

 

 

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