A New 400,000 Year Old Portuguese Skull May Be An Early Neanderthal Relative

A 400,000 (390-436 ka) year old Portuguese partial skull was discovered in '14 from Gruta da Aroeira cave. The paper that announces this skull, now known as Aroeira 3 cranium, is published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.   It is definitely archaic Homo, but has a combination of traits not seen in... Continue Reading →

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