DNA analysis methods were used by the international team of researchers who discovered strong evidence of mating events between modern humans and the Neanderthals, thousands of years before than previously documented.
The femur that was recently excavated in Southwest China resembles those of archaic species of humans that were thought to have been long perished by the Late Pleistocene, said the scientists
Researchers have found a cave art in Gorham's Cave in Gibraltar which is possibly made by neanderthals. The finding suggests that these ancient humanoids were more artistic and less barbaric than previously assumed.
World's oldest human poo, uncovered in Spain shows that the Neanderthals ate vegetables too, according to a new study.
According to researchers, the reason is that our ancestors did not have the DNA triggers which led to these ailments and in them those were essentially "turned off."
Neanderthals interbred with ancestors of Eurasians, a new genome analysis in a recent study has suggested.
World's biggest virus, belonging to Stone Age, locked deep under the ice of Siberia for at least 30,000 years was awakened by French scientists recently, The Province reported.
Genes that influence various diseases in humans at present are from interbreeding with Neanderthals, according to a new study.
A team of geneticists from Harvard Medical School examined the Neanderthals' genetic legacy.
Researchers identified a gene variant tied to Neanderthals that explains the increased risk of diabetes in Latin Americans.
An extensive analysis of Neanderthal’s fossilized hyoid bone,found in neck, has hinted towards the species’ speaking ability.
After a 13-year study, a team of archaeologists have concluded that Neanderthals used to bury their dead. Neanderthals are an extinct species of human who differ in DNA with us by just 0.3%.