Neanderthal jewellery pre-dates contact with modern humans
Neanderthals were wearing jewellery long before they encountered modern humans, a new study suggests. Researchers hav...
Why Asians carry more Neanderthal DNA
Neanderthals may have lived for a longer time in Asia than previously thought.
Two independent teams of researchers investigating why East Asian people have more Neanderthal DNA than Europeans hav...
Skull discovery shows human-Neanderthal mating link
Four views of the 55,000-year-old skull missing its jaw, found in a cave in northern Israel, in the region of western...
The ancient fish that first had sex
Ancient fish are challenging reproduction knowledge.
When back-boned animals get down to business, they do it in one of two ways. Either females release eggs to be extern...
Unlucky timing may have helped kill off the dinosaurs
It was just a bad time when dinosaur ecosystems had been weakened.
Dinosaurs may have just been unlucky that the catastrophic asteroid collision that is thought to have wiped them out ...