All posts tagged with Neandertal

Meet Homo heidelbergensis

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The Mauer mandible comes from just southeast of Heidelberg, Germany, and was found in ancient sands deposited just more than 600,000 years ago. Upon its desc...

Statures of fossil Homo

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Homo erectus and Neandertals were more or less human-sized. That may not be saying much, since we are so variable in stature ourselves.