You know, we're really glad that after all this time, Neanderthals are finally starting to get the respect that they deserve. Modern human always used to assume that the hominids that came before were denser, dumber, and less creative than our beautiful selves (though possibly less narcissistic). But the more we've learned, the more respect we've gained for what was going on inside Neanderthal craniums. That might be why scientists are now growing miniature Neanderthal brains in the lab. You heard us right.
The Operation Behind the Brains
A Neanderthal Burial
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Written by Reuben Westmaas July 3, 2018
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