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A Stunning Neanderthal Skeleton Was Just Unearthed at a Famous Burial Site

A Stunning Neanderthal Skeleton Was Just Unearthed at a Famous Burial Site

One of the most important archaeological sites for our understanding of Neanderthals is still disgorging its secrets. A new skeleton has been found in Shanidar Cave in Iraqi Kurdistan, and it’s helping reveal how the Neanderthals dealt with their dead.   Shanidar Cave is famous for what is known as …

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Skeleton found in cave could reveal Neanderthal death rites

Skeleton found in cave could reveal Neanderthal death rites

The articulated remains of a Neanderthal have been found in Shanidar Cave, representing the first discovery of its kind in 20 years. The remains of 48 people who were buried in a 14th century Black Death mass grave were found in England’s Lincolnshire countryside. A rare disease that still affects …

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