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Prehistoric Cold Case Shows Hints of Interspecies Homicide


July 20, 2009

Steven Churchill with spears The wound that ultimately killed a Neandertal man between 50,000 and 75,000 years ago was most likely caused by a thrown spear, the kind modern humans used but Neandertals did not, according to a Duke University-led research team. Full Story

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