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Unraveling the Mystery of the Basques

The Basque in Northern Spain and Southern France have puzzled researchers for decades now. They do not speak Spanish nor French but have their own language and culture. 644 more words

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Neanderthals Used Herbal Medicine!

The more we learn about Neanderthals the less they fit our old misconception of them as club carrying brutish cavemen! In fact, what is now beginning to emerge is a human species who had some degree of sophistication and wisdom. 620 more words

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Neanderthals STILL Influencing Modern Humans Today!

Most people of non-African heritage have some amount of Neanderthal DNA in their genes thanks to interbreeding between early Homo sapiens and Neanderthals around 50 kya. 298 more words

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Throwback Thursday: Aurora's "Prehistoric Scenes" models!

Few things evoke memories of my very early childhood like Aurora’s “Prehistoric Scenes” model kits.  Produced between 1971 and 1975, they were a series of “snap-together”-type models that required no glue. 333 more words

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Sex, Neanderthals, and Mods...oh my!!

The above are various reconstructions of Neanderthals (men, women, children).  Notice they look very human.  Notice they don’t look like apes as some artists portray them with excessive amounts of body hair and very large browridges.   640 more words

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A VERY Twisted Bush!

We humans are sexual creatures. Let’s face it. We like SEX! We not only like to engage in sex for purposes or reproduction but we also like sex just for pleasure. 1,053 more words

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