Online:
Visits:
Stories:
Profile image
Story Views

Now:
Last Hour:
Last 24 Hours:
Total:

“Neanderthals Were People, Too”

Friday, January 13, 2017 21:44
% of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents.

(Before It's News)

15neanderthals1-superJumbo-v3

Neanderthals Were People, Too: (NYT)

New research shows they shared many behaviors that we long believed to be uniquely human. Why did science get them so wrong?

I’m blogging this in the context of my series on post-humanism. I think that “humanizing” neanderthals is only the beginning. As we get more evidence on species that were close relatives but not homo sapiens, I think it will show that they had many of the features we think of as uniquely human, and our experience as home sapiens is only different in subtle ways.



Source: http://some.gonze.com/2017/01/14/neanderthals-were-people-too/

Report abuse

Comments

Your Comments
Question   Razz  Sad   Evil  Exclaim  Smile  Redface  Biggrin  Surprised  Eek   Confused   Cool  LOL   Mad   Twisted  Rolleyes   Wink  Idea  Arrow  Neutral  Cry   Mr. Green

Top Stories
Recent Stories

Register

Newsletter

Email this story
Email this story

If you really want to ban this commenter, please write down the reason:

If you really want to disable all recommended stories, click on OK button. After that, you will be redirect to your options page.